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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title A field guide to the atmosphere /
Author Schaefer, Vincent J.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Day, John A.,
Publisher Houghton Mifflin,
Year Published 1981
OCLC Number 06914771
ISBN 0395240808; 9780395240809; 0395330335; 9780395330333; 0395976316; 9780395976319
Subjects Atmosphere. ; Meteorology. ; Weather.
Holdings
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
Modified
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Status
EHAM  QC863.S346 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 04/01/1994
EKBM  QC863.S346 1981 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/31/2011
ELAM  QC863.S346 1981 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 12/23/2019
Collation xx, 359 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 349-351) and index.
Contents Notes
Provides information about the structure and behavior of Earth's atmosphere, features photographs and descriptions of visible phenomena such as clouds, rainbows, and types of precipitation, and includes a selection of simple experiments. The global atmosphere -- Clouds, air, condensation, and atmospheric motion -- Unusual clouds in the atmosphere -- Color in the atmosphere -- Clouds seen from airplanes -- Severe storms -- Particles in the atmosphere -- Weather modification -- Precipitation -- forms and effects of ice and water -- Simple experiments.