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A hundred Himalayas

Sydney Lea

A hundred Himalayas

essays on life and literature

by Sydney Lea

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementSydney Lea
SeriesWriters on writing
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3562.E16 H86 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25260243M
ISBN 109780472071883, 9780472051885
LC Control Number2012011046

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Himalayas the only place in the world where a large quake can occur on land, says geophysicist Roger Bilham which could occur tomorrow, or in 10 years, or not for a hundred years. A future It includes over two hundred, beautiful, full-colour photographs, figures, and diagrams, as well as observable indicators of atmospheric processes-such as winds, (展开全部) Mountain Meteorology: Fundamentals and Applications offers first an introduction to the basic principles and concepts of mountain meteorology, then goes on to discuss their application in natural resources ://


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