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The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Archaeology, History
Length:
1,377 words

Paleoenvironmental reconstructions for the ancient Near East rely in part on investigating past weather patterns. These investigations are based on

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World Encyclopedia

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
37 words

Scientific study of Earth's climates. Physical climatology investigates relationships between temperature, pressure, winds, precipitation, and other weather phenomena. Regional

Climatology

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Encyclopedia of Climate and Weather (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Science and technology, Earth Sciences and Geography, Social sciences, Environment
Length:
3,421 words
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The science of climate takes as its object the physical state of the atmosphere over identified time periods at specific

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A Dictionary of Weather (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2008

The study of climate in all its aspects and of the phenomena associated with it. See also palaeoclimatology; physical climatology...

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