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Field guide to snow crystals

Edward R. LaChapelle

Field guide to snow crystals

by Edward R. LaChapelle

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Published by International Glaciological Society in Cambridge [England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Snowflakes -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdward R. LaChapelle.
    GenrePictorial works
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC929.S7 L3 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 101 p. :
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23870488M
    ISBN 10094641713X
    LC Control Number2001424168

    Boston, Houghton Mifflin, (childrens' book) LaChapelle, Edward R. Field guide to snow crystals. Seattle, University of Washington Press, All About Snow, everything about snow brought to you by the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC): Q&A, Interesting facts, snow terminology, and snow . Field Guide to the San Andreas Fault See and touch the world's most famous fault on one of twelve easy day trips between Cape Mendocino and the Mexican Border. The book includes mile-by-mile road logs, GPS coordinates for hundreds of fault features and accurate fault coordinates (± ft).

    Books: 1. The Snowflake: Winter's Secret Beauty, with photographer Patricia Rasmussen, Voyageur Press, October 2. The Little Book of Snowflakes, Voyageur Press, October 3. The Magic of Snowflakes, Voyageur Press, October 4. Ken Libbrecht's Field Guide to Snowflakes, Voyageur Press, October 5. This Field Guide examines the basic phenomena and techniques of growing bulk single crystals from solution, melt, and vapors. Some techniques for growth in .

    REAL Canadian Snow! In I took my first snowflake images and was fascinated with the results. Inspired by Wilson Bentley‘s pioneering efforts and after reading Edward R, Lachapelle’s book “Field Guide to Snow Crystals”, I decided to experiment more. My set-up is a Nikon D with a reversed 24mm lens and extension tubes mounted on a copy : 17K. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: snow crystals.


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* Ken Libbrecht's Field Guide to Snowflakes is a small book that's packed with information. It describes all the different types of snowflakes in glorious detail.

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1 out of 5 stars 4 ratings See all 7 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions/5(4). Although no two snowflakes are exactly alike, snow crystal forms usually fall into several broad categories. You can find a more descriptive guide in the book – The Snowflake: Winter’s Secret Beauty.

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