By Richard Hamblyn
Richard Hamblyn explores the outstanding presence of clouds in literature and the humanities (including song and sculpture) whereas outlining their starting to be clinical value within the context of weather switch. The booklet covers the historical past, technology and artwork of clouds, together with the debatable historical past of cloud amendment. the entire significant cloud forms are mentioned and illustrated, together with clouds on different planets, in addition to the expanding variety of man-made clouds that fill our changeable skies. accomplished but compact, cogent and wonderfully illustrated, this can be the final word advisor to clouds: from Hamlet’s ‘cloud that’s nearly suit of a camel’ to the area of cloud computing today.
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