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The Resource Rain : a natural and cultural history, Cynthia Barnett

Rain : a natural and cultural history, Cynthia Barnett

Label
Rain : a natural and cultural history
Title
Rain
Title remainder
a natural and cultural history
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Barnett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Weaving together science with the human human story of our ambition to control rain, Barnett tells the story of rain -- elemental, mysterious, precious, and destructive
Summary
A natural history of rain draws on myriad disciplines to trace the ocean-filling torrents from 4 billion years ago through the storms of the present world's climate change while sharing stories about humanity's efforts to control rain through science and magic
Writing style
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10414167
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
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Barnett, Cynthia
Dewey number
551.57/7
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QC925
  • QC925
LC item number
  • .B315 2014
  • .B315 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Rain and rainfall
  • Weather
  • Rainfall anomalies
  • Droughts
  • Physical geography
  • Climatic changes
  • Earth sciences
  • Climatic changes
  • Droughts
  • Earth sciences
  • Physical geography
  • Rain and rainfall
  • Rainfall anomalies
  • Weather
Target audience
adult
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a natural and cultural history
Label
Rain : a natural and cultural history, Cynthia Barnett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn890377468
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780804137096
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)890377468
Label
Rain : a natural and cultural history, Cynthia Barnett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn890377468
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780804137096
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)890377468

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