Encyclopedia of Hurricanes, Typhoons, and Cyclones

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Checkmark Books, 2000 - Reference - 372 pages
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In this richly detailed encyclopedia, readers will find vivid, scholarly accounts of all major storms ever recorded. Over 200 entries cover hurricanes in science, history, culture, and folklore, including how storms have appeared in literature, music, and the visual arts. 100+ line drawings, charts, graphs, & photos.

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This source contains over 200 articles describing the science, history, and culture of cyclonic storms. These articles are fairly brief and are sometimes accompanied by maps, photographs, and drawings ... Read full review

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Longshore is a summa cum laude graduate of Amherst College, a veteran of the U.S. Navy, and a deputy director with the New York City Department of Transportation, Division of Bridges.

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