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Reeds Maritime Meteorologyby Maurice Cornish
Synopses & Reviews
Reeds Maritime Meteorology is written primarily for serving and trainee deck officers, those studying for certificates of competency in merchant ships and for fishermen. It provides descriptions of the elements and forces which contribute to maritime meteorology and the principles which govern them, and deals specifically with:
There is an extensive glossary, revision questions at the end of each chapter, and a fold-out chart of ocean currents as well as numerous explanatory photos and diagrams. For this revised edition, the content and website addresses have been updated.
'Commended to anyone who requires a clear and authoritative introduction to the subject' Marine Engineers Review
'A splendid volume?a comprehensive and serious weather book' The Seafarer
Describes the elements and forces which contribute to maritime meteorology, and the principles which govern them.
About the Author
Maurice Cornish is the retired Head of the Maritime Studies Dept at the Glasgow College of Nautical Studies. Elaine Ives is Head of the School of Maritime Studies at Glasgow College and Senior Lecturer in Meteorology.
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