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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1995)

Document title

Classics in physical geography revisited. Thornthwaite, C.W. 1948: an approach toward a rational classification of climate. The Geographical Review 38, 55-94

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

LOCKWOOD J.G. ;

Abstract

Thornthwaite's 1948 climatic classification system was fundamentally different from all its predecessors: climates are defined rationally and boundaries are determined objectively by the meteorological data; vegetation, soils, hydrology, etc., are then to be determined from the prevailing climatic type

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Progress in physical geography / ISSN 0309-1333 / CODEN PPGEEC

Editor : Sage Publications, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1977)

Millesime : 1995, vol. 19, no2 [pp. 243-248]

Bibliographic references : 21 ref.

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 14648 A

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