Publisher description for Hurricanes of the North Atlantic : climate and society / James B. Elsner, A. Birol Kara.

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This comprehensive analysis of North Atlantic hurricanes is intended as an intermediary between hurricane climate research and the users of hurricane information. Topics include climatology, a history of the major hurricanes, forecasting methods, and models for the social and economic impact of the storms.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Hurricanes -- North Atlantic Region.
Hurricanes -- United States.
Hurricanes -- Social aspects.