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Cover of: The cloudspotter's guide by Gavin Pretor-Pinney

The cloudspotter's guide
the science, history, and culture of clouds
Perigee hardcover ed.

Published by Berkley Pub. Group in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

"Generously illustrated with striking photographs and line drawings featuring everything from classical paintings to lava lamps, children's drawings, and Roman coins, The Cloudspotter's Guide will have enthusiasts, poets, weather watchers, and the just plain curious floating on cloud nine."--BOOK JACKET

Table of Contents

Cloud chart
Classification table
1. Cumulus
2. Cumulonimbus
3. Stratus
4. Stratocumulus
5. Altocumulus
6. Altostratus
7. Nimbostratus
8. Cirrus
9. Cirrocumulus
10. Cirrostratus
11. The other clouds
12. Contrails
13. The morning glory.

Edition Notes

"A Perigee Book."

"An official publication of the Cloud Appreciation Society."

Originally published: London : Hoddder & Stoughton (Sceptre ed.), 2006.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-309) and index.

Genre Observers' manuals.


Library of Congress QC921 .P78 2006b

The Physical Object

Pagination 320 p. :
Number of pages 320

ID Numbers

Open Library OL15978394M
Internet Archive cloudspottersgui00pret_0
ISBN 10 0399532560
ISBN 13 9780399532566
LC Control Number 2006296191
OCLC/WorldCat 69254755
Library Thing 660329
Goodreads 174372



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September 21, 2008 Created by ImportBot Initial record created, from Western Washington University MARC record.