Complemented by nearly 300 maps, charts, designs of specific weather- and climate-related conditions, and photographs of notable scientists. The encyclopedia also includes five helpful appendixes -- a chronology of disasters, a chronology of discoveries in the atmospheric sciences, the geologic time scale, tornadoes of the past, and weather-related websites -- as well as an extensive bibliography and an index. Encyclopedia of Weather and Climate is an indispensable resource for students and scientists who need literate, comprehensive information on the crucial language of climatology and meteorology.
Table of Contents
|List of Entries||1|
|Bibliography and Further Reading||651|
|I.||Chronology of Disasters||655|
|II.||Chronology of Discovery||659|
|III.||The Geological Time Scale||663|
|IV.||Tornadoes of the Past||665|