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The handy weather answer book, Kevin Hile

Label
The handy weather answer book
Title
The handy weather answer book
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Hile
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fully updated with the latest advances in meteorology as well as an additional section on climate change, this comprehensive reference addresses all aspects of weather in an accessible question-and-answer format. All the basic elements of weather are discussed, as are all types of weather phenomena and the science of forecasting. In addition, the relationships between weather and oceanography, geology, and space science are expertly covered. Included are more than 1,000 questions and answers such as, "Has a hurricane ever struck southern California? Could our oceans have originated in space?" and "What is bioclimatology?"
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hile, Kevin
Dewey number
551.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC870
LC item number
.H55 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Meteorology
  • Weather
  • Climatology
  • Climatology
  • Meteorology
  • Weather
  • Science
Label
The handy weather answer book, Kevin Hile
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Weather fundamentals -- The Atmosphere -- Heat and cold -- Clouds and precipitation -- Stormy weather -- Atmospheric phenomena -- Geography, oceanography, and weather -- Weather in space -- Humanity and the weather -- Climate change -- Modern meterorology
Control code
ocn276816557
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 325 pages
Isbn
9781578592210
Lccn
2009012140
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o276816557
  • (OCoLC)276816557
Label
The handy weather answer book, Kevin Hile
Link
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Weather fundamentals -- The Atmosphere -- Heat and cold -- Clouds and precipitation -- Stormy weather -- Atmospheric phenomena -- Geography, oceanography, and weather -- Weather in space -- Humanity and the weather -- Climate change -- Modern meterorology
Control code
ocn276816557
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 325 pages
Isbn
9781578592210
Lccn
2009012140
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o276816557
  • (OCoLC)276816557

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