The Resource Treading on thin air : atmospheric physics, forensic meteorology, and climate change : how weather shapes our everyday lives, Elizabeth Austin, Ph. D

Treading on thin air : atmospheric physics, forensic meteorology, and climate change : how weather shapes our everyday lives, Elizabeth Austin, Ph. D

Label
Treading on thin air : atmospheric physics, forensic meteorology, and climate change : how weather shapes our everyday lives
Title
Treading on thin air
Title remainder
atmospheric physics, forensic meteorology, and climate change : how weather shapes our everyday lives
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Austin, Ph. D
Title variation
Atmospheric physics, forensic meteorology, and climate change
Title variation remainder
how weather shapes our everyday lives
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A world-renowned atmospheric physicist, revealing how the climate is an inescapable part of our daily lives, shows how the effects and impacts of weather on humans, society and the planet are changing with the times and what it means for our future, "--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Austin, Elizabeth
Dewey number
551.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QC981.45
LC item number
.A87 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weather
  • Climatology
  • Meteorology
  • Climatic changes
Label
Treading on thin air : atmospheric physics, forensic meteorology, and climate change : how weather shapes our everyday lives, Elizabeth Austin, Ph. D
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-258) 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
Surfing the Stratosphere -- The Business of Weather -- Where's the Dead Body! -- The War Effect -- The Art of Clouds -- It's Super Cool to Supercool -- A SAGE Experience -- Water Wars -- La Réunion -- The Wind is from the Left -- The Healing Power of Music and Women in Science -- A Toxic Awakening -- La Calamidad de México -- The China Factor -- Plane Crashes -- A Canary in the Coal Mine -- Extreme Extremes -- Forensics, Extreme Wx, and Death -- "Saint Francine" of Assisi
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus books cloth edition.
Extent
xi, 273 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781605988221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)892891719
  • 668939
  • (OCoLC)ocn892891719
  • 668939
Label
Treading on thin air : atmospheric physics, forensic meteorology, and climate change : how weather shapes our everyday lives, Elizabeth Austin, Ph. D
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-258) 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
Surfing the Stratosphere -- The Business of Weather -- Where's the Dead Body! -- The War Effect -- The Art of Clouds -- It's Super Cool to Supercool -- A SAGE Experience -- Water Wars -- La Réunion -- The Wind is from the Left -- The Healing Power of Music and Women in Science -- A Toxic Awakening -- La Calamidad de México -- The China Factor -- Plane Crashes -- A Canary in the Coal Mine -- Extreme Extremes -- Forensics, Extreme Wx, and Death -- "Saint Francine" of Assisi
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus books cloth edition.
Extent
xi, 273 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781605988221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)892891719
  • 668939
  • (OCoLC)ocn892891719
  • 668939

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