The latitude shift of the storm track in the 11-year solar period
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The latitude shift of the storm track in the 11-year solar period storm frequency maps of the United States, 1883-1930 by Charles Julius Kullmer

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Published by Smithsonian Institution in City of Washington .
Written in English


  • Storms -- United States.,
  • Meteorology -- Charts, diagrams, etc.

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At head of title: Roebling Fund.

Statementby C. J. Kullmer.
GenreCharts, diagrams, etc.
SeriesSmithsonian miscellaneous collections -- v. 89, no. 2, Publication -- 3188, Publication (Smithsonian Institution) -- 3188.
ContributionsSmithsonian Institution. Roebling Fund.
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p.
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22944362M
LC Control Number33026163

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