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The Resource Divine wind : the history and science of hurricanes, Kerry Emanuel

Divine wind : the history and science of hurricanes, Kerry Emanuel

Label
Divine wind : the history and science of hurricanes
Title
Divine wind
Title remainder
the history and science of hurricanes
Statement of responsibility
Kerry Emanuel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Emanuel, Kerry A.
Dewey number
551.55/2/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC944
LC item number
.E43 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Hurricanes
Label
Divine wind : the history and science of hurricanes, Kerry Emanuel
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223074003824
  • 31223071425640
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-274) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Kamikaze -- Anatomy of a meteorological monster -- Huracan -- The tropical hothouse -- Columbus's hurricane -- The tropical downpour -- France gives up La Floride, 1565 -- The trade winds -- The tempest -- Nature's steam engine -- The hurricanes of 1780 -- Hurricane intensity -- Galveston, 1900 -- Genesis -- Miami, 1926 -- Death and transfiguration -- Their eyes were watching God : San Felipe and the Okeechobee disaster of 1928 -- Taking aim : how hurricanes move -- The Labor Day hurricane of 1935 -- The storm surge -- The great New England hurricane of 1938 -- Waves -- Bull Halsey's typhoons -- Rain -- The hunters -- Hurricane Camille -- Into the maelstrom : a photo essay -- The great East Pakistan cyclone of November, 1970 -- Forecasting hurricanes -- Cyclone Tracy, 1974 -- Hurricane Andrew, 1992 -- Hurricanes and climate
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
x, 285 p.
Isbn
9780195149418
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004013078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780195149418
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
55616457
Label
Divine wind : the history and science of hurricanes, Kerry Emanuel
Link
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223074003824
  • 31223071425640
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-274) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Kamikaze -- Anatomy of a meteorological monster -- Huracan -- The tropical hothouse -- Columbus's hurricane -- The tropical downpour -- France gives up La Floride, 1565 -- The trade winds -- The tempest -- Nature's steam engine -- The hurricanes of 1780 -- Hurricane intensity -- Galveston, 1900 -- Genesis -- Miami, 1926 -- Death and transfiguration -- Their eyes were watching God : San Felipe and the Okeechobee disaster of 1928 -- Taking aim : how hurricanes move -- The Labor Day hurricane of 1935 -- The storm surge -- The great New England hurricane of 1938 -- Waves -- Bull Halsey's typhoons -- Rain -- The hunters -- Hurricane Camille -- Into the maelstrom : a photo essay -- The great East Pakistan cyclone of November, 1970 -- Forecasting hurricanes -- Cyclone Tracy, 1974 -- Hurricane Andrew, 1992 -- Hurricanes and climate
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
x, 285 p.
Isbn
9780195149418
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004013078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780195149418
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
55616457

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