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Monsoon Asia.

Ernest Henry George Dobby

Monsoon Asia.

by Ernest Henry George Dobby

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Published by University of London Press in London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asia -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Other titlesA systematic regional geography.
    SeriesA Systematic regional geography, v. 5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination381 p.
    Number of Pages381
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14293257M

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    Monsoon Asia Map Quiz geography quiz - just click on the map to answer the questions about the countries in Asia. This is a user created quiz. The Asian monsoon climate system plays a significant role in large-scale climate variability over much of the globe. Due to its considerable importance to global climate and implications for the worlds population, there is an urgent need for greater understanding of this system, with the ultimate goal being improved prediction on annual to decadal and longer time scales.

    The Asian Monsoon: Causes, History and Effects The Asian monsoon is one of the most dramatic climatic phenomena on Earth today, with far reaching environmental and societal effects. as well as co-editing one previous book and co-authoring an undergraduate Eolian records in North-east Asia Monsoon records from cave deposits This book presents the outcome of the Towards Sustainable Land Use in Asia (SLUAS) project, which was the pilot undertaking for development in a series of projects on land use. Monsoon Asia, with its huge and still increasing population and rapid socioeconomic changes, is regarded as a major hot spot of global change in general and of land use.


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