A stimulating and comprehensive guide to the nature of the earth's climate and presents a synthesis of scientific ideas about atmospheric circulation. Topics covered include: energy systems; the hydrological cycle; the general circulation; local and regional climates; applications of climate information and the use of satellite observations.
Preface Acknowledgements List of Symbols 1. The Scope and Controls of the Climate 2. The Radiation Budget and Energy Systems of the Earth 3. The Hydrological Cycle 4. The General Circulation and Global Climate 5. Regional Climates 6. Local Climates 7. The Future - Climate Change, Climate Models, Climate Impacts 8. Suggested Further Reading Glossary Appendix SI units Index
Contemporary Climatology by Ann Henderson-Sellers
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