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Thin Ice: Unlocking the Secrets of Climate in the World's Highest Mountains
Thin Ice: Unlocking the Secrets of Climate in the World's Highest Mountains
by Mark Bowen
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“One of the best books yet published on climate change . . . The best compact history of the science of global warming I have read.”Bill McKibben, The New York Review of Books The worlds premier climatologist, Lonnie Thompson has been risking... (read more)

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Meteorology Today
Meteorology Today
by C Donald Ahrens
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METEOROLOGY TODAY is an easy-to-understand meteorology textbook that combines clear and inviting narrative with learning aids, such as in-chapter reviews and end-of-chapter exercises that will help you master the material.... (read more)

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Introduction To Atmospheric Thermodynamics (2ND 08 Edition)
Introduction To Atmospheric Thermodynamics (2ND 08 Edition)
by Anastasios Tsonis
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"...the author talks to the sutdents without sacrificing rigor. He has included many good examples at the end of each chapter; these examples are, so to speak, application notes...problems are given too, to tease and torture the students. In general, the... (read more)

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Book of Clouds (09 Edition)
Book of Clouds (09 Edition)
by Chloe Aridjis
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"Aridjis's lithe debut novel is a brooding, dreamy tale of a young Mexican woman in Berlin, burrowing an escape from the siblings and expectations awaiting her back home. Placing first in a nationwide language exam, university student Tatiana wins a year'... (read more)

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Forgiving Air (08 Edition)
Forgiving Air (08 Edition)
by Somerville
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Nearly seven billion people are collectively such a potent force that their influence on the global environment has begun to rival that of Mother Nature. Scientist Richard C. J. Somerville is a Distinguished Professor Emeritus at Scripps Institution of... (read more)

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Applied Climatology (97 Edition)
Applied Climatology (97 Edition)
by Russell D. Thompson
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'Big freeze' conditions, storms, severe flooding, droughts, and heatwaves - recent extremes in weather, with their resultant physical, economic and human losses, highlight the vulnerability of society to changes in the atmosphere. Atmospheric pollution... (read more)

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The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Weather
The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Weather
by Audubon
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Atmosphere: an Introduction To Meteorology (11TH 10 - Old Edition)
Atmosphere: an Introduction To Meteorology (11TH 10 - Old Edition)
by Frederick K. Lutgens
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This package contains the following components: -0321596250: Exercises for Weather and Climate -0321587332: Atmosphere, The: An Introduction to... (read more)

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Principles of Atmospheric Science (08 Edition)
Principles of Atmospheric Science (08 Edition)
by John E. Frederick
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The state of the atmosphere influences the activities of modern society and the quality of life, which is evident in agricultural productivity, the health impact of exposure to gases, particles, and sunlight, and property damage associated with sever... (read more)

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Field Guide To the Atmosphere (98 Edition)
Field Guide To the Atmosphere (98 Edition)
by John A. Day
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Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The... (read more)

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Meteorology : Understanding the Atmosphere (2ND 07 - Old Edition)
Meteorology : Understanding the Atmosphere (2ND 07 - Old Edition)
by Steven Ackerman
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Ackerman (atmospheric and oceanic studies, U. of Wisconsin, Madison) and Knox (engineering, U. of Georgia) provide this text for introductory courses on meteorology, with a focus on observing the atmosphere. They describe the energy cycle, temperature,... (read more)

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Essentials of Meteorology: an Invitation To the Atmosphere-study Guide (7TH 15 Edition)
Essentials of Meteorology: an Invitation To the Atmosphere-study Guide (7TH 15 Edition)
by C. Donald Ahrens
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Written by text author Don Ahrens, this workbook/study guide is organized by chapter and includes chapter summaries, important concepts, and self-tests with true/false, multiple choice, and essay type questions and answers. A list of additional suggested... (read more)

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Rough Guide To Climate Change (3RD 11 Edition)
Rough Guide To Climate Change (3RD 11 Edition)
by Robert Henson
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Provides facts and assesses the options, both personal and global, for dealing with the threat of global warming through an examination of the evolution of the earth's atmosphere over the past 4.5 billion years.... (read more)

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Earth's Climate
Earth's Climate
by W. F. Ruddiman
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In this introductory climate science textbook, Ruddiman (environmental sciences, U. of Virginia) summarizes 550 million years of Earth's climate changes, including the impact by and on humans. Some of the recurring factors described include glaciations... (read more)

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Rough Guide To Weather (2ND 07 Edition)
Rough Guide To Weather (2ND 07 Edition)
by Henson
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"If warm air raises, why is Everest so cold?" With his photographs and some 200 global city climate charts, a meteorologist/author of The Rough Guide to Climate Change provides a primer on weather-related phenomena and behind-the-scenes looks at how... (read more)

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Weather and Climate-exercises - With CD (7TH 10 - Old Edition)
Weather and Climate-exercises - With CD (7TH 10 - Old Edition)
by Greg Carbone
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This package contains the following components: -0321595505: Understanding Weather and Climate -0321596250: Exercises for Weather and... (read more)

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Atmosphere : Introduction To Meteorology -with CD (10TH 07 - Old Edition)
Atmosphere : Introduction To Meteorology -with CD (10TH 07 - Old Edition)
by Frederick Lutgens
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Reinforcing basic concepts with everyday, easy-to-grasp examples, this highly regarded volume remains the standard introduction to meteorology and the atmosphere – components, problems, and applications. The Eleventh Edition retains hallmark... (read more)

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Ams Weather Book (09 Edition)
Ams Weather Book (09 Edition)
by Jack Williams
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America has some of the most varied and dynamic weather in the world. Every year, the Gulf Coast is battered by hurricanes, the Great Plains are ravaged by tornados, the Midwest is pummeled by blizzards, and the temperature in the Southwest reaches a... (read more)

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Weather
Weather
by Paul E. Lehr
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Simply, accurately, and graphically, this Golden Guide explains: Massive movements of the atmosphere Weather instruments and how they are used The origins, development, and effects of storms How to interpret weather maps Full-color illustrations and up... (read more)

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Meteorology (7TH 97 Edition)
Meteorology (7TH 97 Edition)
by Richard A. Anthes
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A new edition of the classic meteorology text introducing the science behind climate and weather in an accessible language and with clearly defined terminology. The topics include explications of temperature, humidity, atmosphere, clouds... (read more)

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