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Atmosphere : a scientific history of air, weather, and climate

Author: Michael Allaby
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, 2009.
Series: Discovering the Earth
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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People have been at the mercy of weather since they first learned to cultivate plants and raise domesticated animals. This book presents the story of the atmospheric sciences, beginning with the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Popular works
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Allaby
ISBN: 9780816060986 0816060983 9781438116815 1438116810
OCLC Number: 851098262
Description: Online-Ressource.
Contents: What Is Air?; Measuring the Air; Water in the Air; How Gases Behave; How Air Moves; Reaching the Sky; Over Continents and Oceans; Classifying Climates; Weather Reports, Maps, and Forecasts; Changing Climates.
Series Title: Discovering the Earth
Responsibility: Michael Allaby.

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