The Man Who Named the Clouds

The Man Who Named the Clouds


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In 1782, when Luke Howard was ten, he began keeping a weather journal to describe what he saw in the sky--he especially loved to watch the clouds. As an adult, Luke wanted to classify clouds, though many others had failed at this.

Author: Hannah, Julie; Holub, Joan

Language: English | Copyright: 2006

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