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Encyclopedia of hurricanes, typhoons, and cyclones

Author: David Longshore
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides detailed accounts of all major cyclonic storms ever recorded and includes explanations of meteorological terms, descriptions of storm activity by region, and a chronology of global tropical storm activity.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Longshore
ISBN: 0816033986 9780816033980
OCLC Number: 36883906
Description: 372 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Entries a to z --
Appendix A, Hurricane safety procedures --
Appendix B, A chronology of hurricanes, typhoons, cyclones, and tropical storms --
Appendix C, Tracking a tropical cyclone --
Appendix D, List of named hurricanes, typhoons, cyclones, and tropical storms.
Responsibility: David Longshore.

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