Further Reading

Arrenhius, Svante. "On the Influence of Carbonic Acid in the Air upon the Temperature of the Ground." Philosophical Magazine ser. 5, 41 (1896): 237-276. In this paper, Arrhenius proposes that burning fossil fuels for heating and factories will add carbon dioxide to the atmosphere and cause the temperature to rise. Conover, John H. The Blue Hill Meteorological Observatory: The First 100 Years—1885-1985. Boston: American Meteorological Society, 1990. In this nicely illustrated volume, Conover traces the development and testing of meteorological instruments—including kites and balloons—at Harvard's Blue Hill Observatory. Fleming, James Rodger. Historical Perspectives on Climate Change. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998. Fleming looks at how climate change was perceived from the end of the 19th century through the late 1950s. He also analyzes proposed causes for climate change and their acceptance or rejection by the scientific community. Friedman, Robert Marc. Appropriating the Weather: Vilhelm Bjerknes and the Construction of Modern Meteorology. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1989. Friedman analyzes the development of the Bergen School, the research school created and promoted by Vilhelm Bjerknes, and its influence on 20th-century meteorology.

Kutzbach, Gisela. The Thermal Theory of Cyclones: A History of Meteorological Thought in the Nineteenth Century. Boston: American Meteorological Society, 1979. Kutzbach explains how meteorological ideas on the structure of cyclonic circulations and their associated weather systems evolved during the 19th century and influenced meteorological thought in the 20th century.

Larsen, Erik. Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History. New York: Vantage, 2000. The story of the 1900 hurricane that killed unknown thousands of people in Galveston, Texas. This book provides insight into weather forecasting at the turn of the 20th century.

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