The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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The Gulf Stream African coastal Currents The Labrador Current Evaporation and
precipitation The five ecological Zones ... one of the most interesting, especially
to the jet-age traveller, is the large amount and variety of cloud in the Westerlies.
They have revealed that growing baroclinic disturbances transfer momentum to
the zonal current, thus generating the middle-latitude “jet stream” and
maintaining it against frictional dissipation. These models contain the essential
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