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Air Apparent

How Meteorologists Learned to Map, Predict, and Dramatize Weather

Air Apparent( )
Author: Monmonier, Mark
ISBN:978-0-226-53423-7
Publication Date:Nov 2000
Publisher:University of Chicago Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $28.00
Book Description:

Weather maps have made our atmosphere visible, understandable, and at least moderately predictable. In Air Apparent Mark Monmonier traces debates among scientists eager to unravel the enigma of storms and global change, explains strategies for mapping the upper atmosphere and forecasting disaster, and discusses efforts to detect and control air pollution. Fascinating in its scope and detail, Air Apparent makes us take a second look at the weather map, an image that...
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Book Details
Pages:324
Detailed Subjects: Science / Chemistry / General
Science / Earth Sciences / Meteorology & Climatology
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 0.8 Inches
Book Weight:0.937 Pounds



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