America's Weather Warriors 1814-1985. Charles C. Bates, John F. Fuller.

America's Weather Warriors 1814-1985

Hardcover, College Station, Texas: Texas A & M University Press, 1986. First Edition. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. The story of the American military's attempts from 1814 to 1985 to provide their combat generals with accurate weather forecasts for upcoming battles, some of which were ignored. The military's discoveries and techniques have helped significantly advance meteorology. Book covers clean and bright. Corners sharp. Bottom edge of front cover rubbed. Page edges clean. Binding strong. No previous owner marks. Text, photographs, maps, charts and diagrams all clean and bright. Dust Jacket front cover has two light one-and-a-half inch rub marks. Top DJ corners very gently rubbed. DJ now protected in mylar. Ships same or next business day well protected in a box. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 360 pages. [Item #80453]

Price: $17.00

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