Climates of the Polar Regions
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Published by Elsevier Pub. Co. in Amsterdam, New York .
Written in English



  • Polar regions


  • Polar regions -- Climate.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 324-330.

Statementedited by S. Orvig.
SeriesWorld survey of climatology,, v. 14
ContributionsOrvig, Svenn, ed.
LC ClassificationsQC980.15 .W67 vol. 14
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 370 p.
Number of Pages370
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5217852M
ISBN 100444408282
LC Control Number75103355

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