Weather: A Very Short Introduction

Weather: A Very Short Introduction

by Storm Dunlop

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780199571314
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 04/01/2017
Series: Very Short Introductions Series
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 144
Sales rank: 1,249,241
Product dimensions: 4.20(w) x 6.70(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Storm Dunlop is an experienced freelance writer in the field of meteorology, and has been published by Springer, Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, and others. He compiled the Oxford Dictionary of Weather (OUP, 2008), which is now in its second edition. Among his many other published works are A Guide to Weather Forecasting (Philips, 2013). He has also lectured widely on the subject.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. The atmosphere
3. The circulation of the atmosphere
4. Global weather systems
5. Water in the atmosphere
6. Weather systems
7. Severe and unusual weather events
8. Localized weather
9. Weather forecasting
References
Further Reading
Index

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Anonymous 7 months ago
This book is useless. Everything is in the metric system instead of using real measurements.