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Windswept

The Story of Wind and Weather

Windswept( )
Author: De Villiers, Marq
ISBN:978-0-7710-2645-4
Publication Date:Apr 2007
Publisher:McClelland & Stewart
Imprint:McClelland & Stewart
Book Format:Paperback
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Book Description:

The must-read natural history book of the season from the Governor General’s Award-winning author of Water. Wind makes life on earth possible. It moderates climate, dispersing the sun’s rays and carrying moisture from the oceans to the land, where it falls as rain. Its action created the great rivers that nurtured the world’s earliest civilizations and permitted the development of the first technologies not dependent on human or animal energy....
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Book Details
Pages:352
Detailed Subjects: Nature / Weather
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.58 x 8.25 x 0.91 Inches
Book Weight:0.94 Pounds
Author Biography
De Villiers, Marq (Author)
Marq De Milliers is the author of six books on travel, exploration, history, & contemporary politics, including "Into Africa: A Journey Through the Ancient Empires" & "White Tribe Dreaming", his award-winning memoir of growing up in South Africa. He lives in Nova Scotia.

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