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A sideways look at clouds / Maria Mudd Ruth.

Ruth, Maria Mudd, (author.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 551.576 RUTH (Text) 33946003291874 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781680511185
  • ISBN: 1680511181
  • Physical Description: 206 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Seattle, WA : Mountaineers Books, [2017]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: A guide to the sky -- Cloud -- Visible -- Mass -- Water -- Droplets -- Ice -- Crystals -- Suspended -- Atmosphere -- Above -- Earth -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
In A Sideways Look at Clouds, Maria attempts to understand the science behind clouds, blending history and wonder as she reveals the complexity and beauty of those "visible masses of water droplets or ice crystals suspended in the atmosphere above the earth." Whether taking a painting class, swimming into fogbanks, or visiting a "Sky Factory," her investigations are terrifically funny yet deeply informative--and her newfound appreciation for the clouds overhead engages, educates, and inspires--Back cover.
Subject: Clouds.
Atmosphere.
Cloud physics.

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