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Rain : a natural and cultural history

Author: Cynthia Barnett; Christina Traister
Publisher: Grand Haven, MI : Brilliance Audio, [2015] ©2015
Series: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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A natural history of rain, told through a lyrical blend of science, cultural history, and human drama. It is elemental, mysterious, precious, destructive. It is the subject of countless poems and paintings; the top of the weather report; the source of all the world's water. Yet this is the first audiobook to tell the story of rain.
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Genre/Form: Unabridged audiobooks
Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia Barnett; Christina Traister
ISBN: 9781501224683 1501224689 9781511364133 1511364130
OCLC Number: 907537761
Notes: Title from container.
Compact discs.
Credits: Director, Tommy A. Gomez.
Performer(s): Performed by Christina Traister.
Description: 10 audio discs (11 hr., 54 min.) : CD audio, digital, optical ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Responsibility: Cynthia Barnett.

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A natural history of rain, told through a lyrical blend of science, cultural history, and human drama. It is elemental, mysterious, precious, destructive. It is the subject of countless poems and paintings; the top of the weather report; the source of all the world's water. Yet this is the first audiobook to tell the story of rain.

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