A Dictionary of WeatherBook - 2001
A new authoritative and comprehensive dictionary of weather, forecasting, and climate terms with illustrative examples of specific events and extremes. Find out where and when the world's largest hailstone fell or where the highest temperature was recorded using the list of weather records,and check climate data for different weather types from around the world. Key terms from the related fields of oceanography, hydrology, and climatology are also covered as well as biographical information on important people in the development of meteorology. This is an essential reference sourcefor meteorology and geography students, whether at school or university, and amateur meteorologists.
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Branch Call Number: 551.6 D921
Characteristics: 6 unnumbered pages, 266 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates ; 20 cm.
Alternative Title: Oxford dictionary of weather