The Cloudspotter's Guide
The Science, History, and Culture of Clouds
ISBN10: 0399533451 ISBN13: 9780399533457 Publisher: J P Tarcher Published: Jun 5 2007 Pages: 320 Weight: 0.75lbs. Height: 7.75" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Complemented by striking photographs and line drawings, a witty and eclectic study of clouds captures the character of these natural phenomena while discussing the science behind the different types of clouds, what they mean in terms of climate and weather, their history, and artistic and cultural fascination with their ephemeral beauty. Reprint.