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The Resource Storm, by A.B.C. Whipple and the editors of Time-Life Books

Storm, by A.B.C. Whipple and the editors of Time-Life Books

Label
Storm
Title
Storm
Statement of responsibility
by A.B.C. Whipple and the editors of Time-Life Books
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses major storms such as whirlwinds, hurricanes, thunderstorms and tropical storms and includes essays on some notable storms of the past
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1918-2013
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whipple, A. B. C.
Dewey number
551.5/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC941
LC item number
.W53 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Time-Life Books
Series statement
Planet earth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Storms
  • Storms
  • Storms
  • Tempestades
Label
Storm, by A.B.C. Whipple and the editors of Time-Life Books
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 170-172) and index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A preview of the end of the world -- Seeking the whirlwind's secrets -- A rush of discovery in Norway -- Hunting the hurricane -- Thunderstorms and their progeny -- Attempting to tame the weather -- Essays: The menace and marvel of storms ; The great Galveston gale of 1900 ; The blizzard that buried Buffalo ; The life cycle of a tropical terror ; Guarding against typhoons in Osaka ; An anatomy of thunderstorms and tornadoes ; Setting a snare for a superstorm
Control code
ocm08195268
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9780809443130
Lccn
82000766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o08195268
  • (OCoLC)08195268
Label
Storm, by A.B.C. Whipple and the editors of Time-Life Books
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 170-172) and index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A preview of the end of the world -- Seeking the whirlwind's secrets -- A rush of discovery in Norway -- Hunting the hurricane -- Thunderstorms and their progeny -- Attempting to tame the weather -- Essays: The menace and marvel of storms ; The great Galveston gale of 1900 ; The blizzard that buried Buffalo ; The life cycle of a tropical terror ; Guarding against typhoons in Osaka ; An anatomy of thunderstorms and tornadoes ; Setting a snare for a superstorm
Control code
ocm08195268
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9780809443130
Lccn
82000766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o08195268
  • (OCoLC)08195268

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