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Published: 02 March 2000

806 Pages | numerous line figures


ISBN: 9780198503750

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Chemistry of Atmospheres

An Introduction to the Chemistry of the Atmospheres of Earth, the Planets, and their Satellites

Third Edition

Richard P. Wayne

  • Has a multidisciplinary approach: chemistry, physics, geology, biology
  • Detailed enough to be very useful for the specialist, yet readable and understandable by the non-specialist
  • Contains descriptions of the latest advances in measurements, interpretation, and modelling
  • Explains the behaviour of the natural atmosphere, and also comprehensively covers all the main issues in atmospheric pollution and anthropogenic modification of atmosphere
  • The atmospheres of planets other than Earth are well covered