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作者 Emanuel, Kerry A., 1955-
書名 Divine wind : the history and science of hurricanes / Kerry Emanuel
出版項 Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2005
國際標準書號 0195149416 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780195149418 (cloth : alk. paper)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 物理所圖書室  QC944 E53    到期 12-30-19    30350000434590
說明 x, 285 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-274) and index
Kamikaze -- Anatomy of a meteorological monster -- Huracan -- The tropical hothouse -- Columbus's hurricane -- The tropical downpour -- France gives up La Floride, 1565 -- The trade winds -- The tempest -- Nature's steam engine -- The hurricanes of 1780 -- Hurricane intensity -- Galveston, 1900 -- Genesis -- Miami, 1926 -- Death and transfiguration -- Their eyes were watching God : San Felipe and the Okeechobee disaster of 1928 -- Taking aim : how hurricanes move -- The Labor Day hurricane of 1935 -- The storm surge -- The great New England hurricane of 1938 -- Waves -- Bull Halsey's typhoons -- Rain -- The hunters -- Hurricane Camille -- Into the maelstrom : a photo essay -- The great East Pakistan cyclone of November, 1970 -- Forecasting hurricanes -- Cyclone Tracy, 1974 -- Hurricane Andrew, 1992 -- Hurricanes and climate
主題 Hurricanes -- History
Ouragans -- Histoire
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