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A dictionary of weather

Author: Storm Dunlop
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Series: Oxford paperback reference.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"Ranging from A-Train to Watermelon Snow, this authoritative dictionary provides thorough coverage of meteorological terms. It is an essential reference work for students of meteorology, climatology, astronomy, and geology, as well as for amateur meteorologists, and anyone with an interest in weather."--book jacket.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Storm Dunlop
ISBN: 9780199541447 0199541442 9780191726903 0191726907
OCLC Number: 191929573
Notes: Previous edition: 2001.
Description: x, 309 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: FOREWARD; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; LIST OF PLATES; THE DICTIONARY; APPENDICES
Series Title: Oxford paperback reference.
Other Titles: Oxford dictionary of weather
Responsibility: Storm Dunlop.
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A new edition of an authoritative dictionary containing almost 2000 weather, forecasting, and climate terms. With useful appendices, satellite images, black and white photos, and new feature entries,  Read more...

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Review from previous edition It is the definitive reference for all things meteorological Bill Giles a welcome and important contribution, especially suitable for amateur meteorologists Weather

 
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