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By J. C. King

This publication is a finished survey of the climatology and meteorology of Antarctica. the 1st element of the ebook stories the tools in which we will become aware of the Antarctic surroundings and provides a synthesis of climatological measurements. within the moment part, the authors reflect on the tactics that keep the saw weather, from large-scale atmospheric circulate to small-scale procedures. the ultimate part studies our present wisdom of the variety of Antarctic weather and the prospective results of "greenhouse" warming. The authors rigidity hyperlinks one of the Antarctic surroundings, different components of the Antarctic weather method (oceans, sea ice and ice sheets), and the worldwide weather procedure. This quantity might be of maximum curiosity to meteorologists and climatologists with a really expert curiosity in Antarctica, however it also will attract researchers in Antarctic glaciology, oceanography and biology. Graduates and undergraduates learning actual geography, and the earth, atmospheric and environmental sciences will locate a lot valuable history fabric within the publication.

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