By Michael Allaby
The books during this sequence make up an introduc tion to the technological know-how of climate for all readers elderly 11 a nd over. The six volumes within the sequence are - Tornadoes, Drou ghts, Blizzards, Hurricanes, Floods, and A Chronology of Wea ther. '
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