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Atmospheric motion and air pollution

an introduction for students of engineering and science

by Richard A. Dobbins

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

  • Air -- Pollution.,
  • Atmospheric diffusion.,
  • Atmospheric circulation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRichard A. Dobbins.
    SeriesEnvironmental science and technology
    LC ClassificationsTD883.1 .D6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 323 p. :
    Number of Pages323
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4400124M
    ISBN 100471216755
    LC Control Number79000952

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