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On the climate of southern Africa

On the climate of southern Africa

with an abstract of a meteorological register kept at Graaf Reynet

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Published by Printed for A. Constable in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meteorology -- South Africa.,
  • Ocean temperature -- Atlantic Ocean.,
  • South Africa -- Climate.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R. Knox ; communicated by the author.
    SeriesLandmarks of science II
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ111 .H35, QC991.A35 .H35
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationp. 279-287
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21866389M


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