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Weather matters

Bernard Mergen

Weather matters

an American cultural history since 1900

by Bernard Mergen

  • 385 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Kansas in Kansas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climate and civilization -- History,
  • Climatology -- Social aspects -- History,
  • Weather -- Social aspects -- History,
  • Human beings -- Effect of environment on -- United States -- History,
  • United States -- Climate -- Social aspects -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBernard Mergen.
    SeriesCultureAmerica
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC983 .M43 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16887032M
    ISBN 109780700616114
    LC Control Number2008022848
    OCLC/WorldCa225874566

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