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Atmospheric convection

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Convection (Meteorology),
  • Atmospheric physics

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementKerry A. Emanuel.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC880.4.C64 E5 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 580 p. :
Number of Pages580
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1402448M
ISBN 100195066308
LC Control Number93010414

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