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Hurricanes of the Gulf of Mexico

By: Barry D Keim and Robert A Muller

216 pages, photos, illus, maps

Louisiana State University Press

Hardback | Sep 2009 | #188427 | ISBN-13: 9780807134924
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This book presents a comprehensive history and analysis of the hurricanes that occurred in the Gulf of Mexico from the 1800s to the present, reporting each hurricanes point of origin, oceanic and atmospheric influences, track, size, intensity, point of landfall, storm surge, and impact on life and the environment. Additional information describes the unique features of the Gulf that influence the development of hurricanes, and the problems of predicting hurricane activity in the coming years.

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