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Our Earth in Action: Weather

Series: Our Earth in Action Volume: 6
By: Chris Oxlade(Author)
32 pages, colour photos, colour & b/w illustrations
Our Earth in Action: Weather
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  • Our Earth in Action: Weather ISBN: 9781445132013 Paperback Oct 2014 Usually dispatched within 5 days
    £8.99
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  • Our Earth in Action: Weather ISBN: 9780749690267 Hardback Aug 2009 Usually dispatched within 5 days
    £12.99
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All around us, our planet is changing. Some changes are sudden and dramatic; others are almost imperceptible and take years. Our Earth in Action looks at these changes – from climate change to erosion and human activity – in detail. Weather describes the many ways in which our planet is shaped – and its inhabitants affected – by the weather, from hurricanes to snow and ice.

Contents

- About the weather
- Earth's atmosphere
- Air pressure and winds
- Clouds and rain
- Weather fronts and systems
- Tropical storms
- Extreme weather
- Seasons
- Recording the weather
- Weather forecasting
- Climates
- Adapting to climates
- Climate change

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Biography

Chris Oxlade, is an experienced writer of information books for children. He specializes in science and technology, and has written more than sixty titles, on subjects ranging from kites to virtual reality as well as books on various forms of transport.

Series: Our Earth in Action Volume: 6
By: Chris Oxlade(Author)
32 pages, colour photos, colour & b/w illustrations
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