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The Atmosphere

Frederick K. Lutgens

The Atmosphere

An Introduction to Meteorology

by Frederick K. Lutgens

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atmosphere,
  • Meteorology,
  • Weather

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementFrederick K. Lutgens, Edward J. Tarbuck.
    ContributionsTarbuck, Edward J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC861.2 .L87 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 492 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages492
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2531682M
    ISBN 10013049917X
    LC Control Number85012320

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    Mars undergoes temperature swings influenced by how much sunlight reaches the surface, which also affects its polar ice caps another great influence on the atmosphere. Henkel - T. Free shipping for individuals worldwide Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days. Written by a scientist for nonscientists, this primer humanizes the great environmental issues of our time - the hole in the ozone layer, the greenhouse effect, acid rain, and air pollution.


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