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Weather: The Forces of Nature That Shape Our World

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Meteorology is a young science. It is only in the last two centuries that we have learned how the sun's energy acts on the Earth's atmospheric envelope to produce the planet's diverse weather episodes and climatic zones.

•Demystifies atmospheric phenomena, from haloes to hurricanes, sundogs to super cells.
•Explores the history of weather forecasting and explains modern scientific methods of predicting the weather.
•Addresses the issue of climate change, which has brought geography to the forefront of the political debate.
•Attempts to answer the question: to what extent is mankind responsible for the fact that 19 of the hottest 20 years on record have occurred since 1980?

Some board wear and price cut from dust jacket.

Item details

Author(s):
Julie Lloyd
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2007
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9781405487962
Number of pages:
320

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Meteorology is a young science. It is only in the last two centuries that we have learned how the sun's energy acts on the Earth's atmospheric envelope to produce the planet's diverse weather episodes and climatic zones.

•Demystifies atmospheric phenomena, from haloes to hurricanes, sundogs to super cells.
•Explores the history of weather forecasting and explains modern scientific methods of predicting the weather.
•Addresses the issue of climate change, which has brought geography to the forefront of the political debate.
•Attempts to answer the question: to what extent is mankind responsible for the fact that 19 of the hottest 20 years on record have occurred since 1980?

Some board wear and price cut from dust jacket.

Author(s):
Julie Lloyd
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2007
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9781405487962
Number of pages:
320

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