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|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
William Ferrel; William Babcock Hazen; United States. War Department.; United States. Army. Signal Corps.
|Notes:||"Published by authority of the Secretary of War."
Reprints of papers originally published in various scientific journals.
|Description:||59 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.|
|Contents:||1. An essay on the winds and currents of the ocean --
2. The motions of fluids and solids relative to the earth's surface --
3. Cause of low barometer in the polar regions and in the central part of cyclones --
4. Relation between the barometric gradient and velocity of the wind --
5. Meteorological researches, pt. II. Cyclones, tornadoes, and water-spouts.
|Series Title:||Professional papers of the Signal Service, no. 12.|
|Responsibility:||by William Ferrel ; prepared under the direction of W.B. Hazen.|