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Record #202684:

The forms of water in clouds and rivers, ice, and glaciers / John Tyndall.

Title: The forms of water in clouds and rivers, ice, and glaciers / John Tyndall.
Author(s): Tyndall, John.
Date: 2011.
Publisher: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
Abstract: Opens with descriptions of formation of clouds, rain and rivers. Mainly concerns Swiss and French glaciers, their motion, crevasses, moulins, dirt bands and moraines. Briefly mentions Arctic sea ice and icebergs, ancient glaciers of Great Britain, and ice age theories. Aimed at general reader.
Notes:

Originally published: London: Henry S. King & Co, 1872. International Scientific Series, Vol. 1.

Keywords: 551.32 -- Glaciology.
551.324 -- Land ice.
551.324.22 -- Glaciers.
551.324.5 -- Land ice, flow.
551.324.85 -- Crevasses.
551.324.87 -- Glacier potholes and mills.
551.324.81 -- Glacier bands, lamination, layering and foliation.
551.33 -- Glacial geology.
551.332 -- Glacial deposition.
551.332.52 -- Moraines, terminal and recessional.
551.336 -- Ice ages.
551.326 -- Floating ice.
551.326.7 -- Sea ice.
551.326.6 -- Icebergs.
551.5 -- Meteorology.
551.508.7 -- Humidity, precipitation, evaporation, clouds.
556 -- Hydrology.
556.51/.54 -- Rivers and streams.
001.92 -- General account.
E5 -- Glaciology: land ice.
(4) -- Europe.
(44) -- France.
(494) -- Switzerland.
(234.3) -- Alps.
(41) -- British Isles.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: 551.324.22
ISBN: 9781108037839
SPRI record no.: 202684

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