Global Physical Climatology, 2nd Edition is a textbook intended for
upper-division undergraduate majors and beginning graduate students.
Second Edition is in full color, fully updated, with a new chapter on modes of natural variability.
The Climate System, Global Energy Balance, Atmospheric Radiative Transfer and Climate, Energy Balance of the Surface, Hydrologic Cycle, Atmospheric General Circulation, Ocean General Circulation, Natural Intraseasonal and Interannual Variability , History and Evolution of Earth's Climate, Climate Sensitivity and Feedback Mechanisms, Global Climate Models, Natural Climate Change, Anthropogenic Climate Change.
Elsevier, 498 pp., 2016 . . . .Hardbound $130.00
ISBN-13:978-01232853-1 ISBN-10: 0123285313 2016 Second Edition
ISBN 0-12-328530-5 . . . . QC981.H32 1994 First Edition
Instructors can find figures for placing into classroom presentations here:
CORRECTIONS to Second Edition: To view or download a list of GPC post-publication corrections, click here for pdf:
CORRECTIONS to First Edition: To view or download a list of GPC post-publication corrections, click on link below to get a pdf:
Note that most of these corrections have been made in the second printing that was done in 1997. So if you have the second printing, you don't need these.
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