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Weathering the Storm

Sverre Petterssen, the D-Day Forecast, and the Rise of Modern Meteorology

Authors: Fleming, James

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  • Written by Sverre Petterssen, prominent leader in meteorology, famous for his D-Day forecasting
  • Documents the history of meteorology during the war through the author's perspective
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This book presents the memoirs of Sverre Pettersen, prominent leader in the field of meteorology. Delving through his recollections of his childhood in Norway, education and work at the famous Bergen school of Meteorology to the World War II crisis and D-Day, Petterssen uncovers the history of meteorology, documenting it from his perspective. Meteorology today is the beneficiary of his work.

Table of contents (25 chapters)

Table of contents (25 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Weathering the Storm
Book Subtitle
Sverre Petterssen, the D-Day Forecast, and the Rise of Modern Meteorology
Authors
Copyright
2001
Publisher
American Meteorological Society
Copyright Holder
American Meteorological Society
eBook ISBN
978-1-935704-05-8
DOI
10.1007/978-1-935704-05-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
329
Number of Illustrations
31 b/w illustrations
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