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The Invention of Clouds: How an Amateur Meteorologist Forged the Language of the Skies
The Invention of Clouds How an Amateur Meteorologist Forged the Language of the Skies
Author: Richard Hamblyn
A captivating mixture of biography, history, and science. The Invention of Clouds is the true story of a shy young Quaker, Luke Howard, and his pioneering work to define what had hitherto been random and unknowable structures: clouds. An amateur meteorologist, Howard was catapulted to fame in December of 1802 when he named the clouds, a ...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780374177157
ISBN-10: 0374177155
Publication Date: 7/2001
Pages: 256
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Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux
Book Type: Hardcover
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