The Resource And soon I heard a roaring wind : a natural history of moving air, Bill Streever

And soon I heard a roaring wind : a natural history of moving air, Bill Streever

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And soon I heard a roaring wind : a natural history of moving air
Title
And soon I heard a roaring wind
Title remainder
a natural history of moving air
Statement of responsibility
Bill Streever
Title variation
  • Soon I heard a roaring wind
  • Natural history of moving air
Creator
Author
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Scientist and bestselling nature writer Bill Streever goes to any extreme to explore wind--the winds that built empires, the storms that wreck them--by traveling right through it. Narrating from a fifty-year-old sailboat, Streever leads readers through the world's first forecasts, Chaos Theory, and a future affected by climate change. Along the way, he shares stories of wind-riding spiders, wind-sculpted landscapes, wind-generated power, wind-tossed airplanes, and the uncomfortable interactions between wind and wars, drawing from natural science, history, business, travel, as well as from his own travels
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Streever, Bill
Dewey number
551.51/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Winds
  • Weather forecasting
  • Sailboats
Label
And soon I heard a roaring wind : a natural history of moving air, Bill Streever
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First editon.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9780316410601
Lccn
2016960854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
in901479631
Label
And soon I heard a roaring wind : a natural history of moving air, Bill Streever
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First editon.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9780316410601
Lccn
2016960854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
in901479631

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