The Cloud Book: How to Understand the Skies download free [PDF and Ebook] by Richard Hamblyn

The Cloud Book: How to Understand the Skies download free [PDF and Ebook] by Richard Hamblyn year 2008
  • Book name: The Cloud Book: How to Understand the Skies
  • Author: Richard Hamblyn
  • Release date: 2008/9/20
  • Publisher: DAVID & CHARLES
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9780715328088
  • Rating: 7.68 of 10
  • Votes: 144
  • Review by: Lianne Parks
  • Review rating: 8.38 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/9
  • Total pages: 160
  • Includes a PDF summary of 18 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Clouds have been the object of fascination throughout history, their fleeting magnificence and endless variability providing food for thought for scientists and daydreamers alike. Clouds may have many individual shapes, but there are a few basic forms. In this definitive guide to the clouds and the skies, Richard Hamblyn introduces you to all the different cloud species. The Cloud Book will enable you to identify individual clouds, skies and phenomena. You will also be able to track their likely changes over time and predict the implications they have for the weather you may experience.Produced in association with the Met Office - the world's premier weather forecasting bureau - all things to do with the origin and development of a cloud are here. Whether you are looking at a giant cumulonimbus or a tiny shred of stratus factus, an everyday occurrence or a fleeting rarity, your cloud-spotting will be expertly informed and much more satisfying with this handy reference guide. The Cloud Book includes a detailed introduction on the history of cloud classification and is illustrated with stunning images from around the globe. Take it with you on walks and have it handy in the garden so that you can enjoy sky-gazing every day. This is the only guide to cloud classification that you will ever need and is the ideal daytime partner for our must-have book on the night sky - The Star Book by Peter Grego.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 8H26M40S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Weather, Photographs: Collections, Meteorology & Climatology, Popular Science
  • Available formats: EPUB, ODT, PDF, DOC, TXT, WORD, RB, TIFF. Compressed in LZ, RAR, TAR.Z, DEB, ZIP, EML
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 14.95 USD
  • Dimensions: 168x245x14mm
  • Weight: 535g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Newton Abbot, United Kingdom

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