Peterson Field Guide to the Atmosphere

Peterson Field Guide to the Atmosphere

More than 400 photographs and line drawings illustrate every kind of atmospheric phenomenon: clouds of every type; storms, from cloudbursts to hurricanes; and sky colors.

Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: eBook

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780547351209

  • ISBN-10: 0547351208

  • Pages: 384

  • Price: $10.99

  • Publication Date: 11/01/1998

V
Author

Vincent J. Schaefer

Vincent Joseph Schaefer (1906-1993) was an American chemist and meteorologist who developed cloud seeding. As a researcher at the General Electric Research Laboratory in Schenectady, Schaefer modified clouds in the Berkshire Mountains by seeding them with dry ice. Despite being self-taught and never finishing high school, he was issued 14 patents.  
Learn More
J
Author

John A. Day

JOHN A. DAY was a weather forecaster, a professor of physics and meteorology, a researcher studying cloud physics, and an author of college texts on weather.
Learn More
R
Series edited by

Roger Tory Peterson

ROGER TORY PETERSON, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars.
Learn More

Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: eBook

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780547351209

  • ISBN-10: 0547351208

  • Pages: 384

  • Price: $10.99

  • Publication Date: 11/01/1998

Want the latest...

on all things Science & Nature?