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Climate and Weather
The Climate and Weather of Florida
  James A. Henry, et al / Hardcover / Published 1994
Paperback / Published 1994
 
Highly Recommended
 
A comprehensive guide to Florida weather with discusssion of notable historical weather events.
 
 
Florida Hurricanes and Tropical Storms
Florida Hurricanes and Tropical Storms John M. Williams, et al / Paperback / Published 1997
 
Highly Recommended
 
The definitive guide, containing information on storms from 1871 to November 30, 1996.
 
 
Florida's Hurricane History
Florida's Hurricane History Jay Barnes, Neil Frank / Hardcover / Published 1998
Paperback / Published 1998
 
Recommended
 
Accounts of more than 100 storms based on meteorological records, newspaper and personal accounts, and photographs.
 
 
Weather: An Introduction to Clouds, Storms and Weather Patterns
Weather: An Introduction to Clouds, Storms and Weather Patterns James Kavanagh, Raymond Leung / Paperback / Published 1998
 
Recommended
 
This is a laminated (waterproof) folding card that fits in a pocket or slips into a fannypack and provides a quick reference to cloud types.
 
 
Disaster Preparedness
Camping and Wilderness Survival: The Ultimate Outdoors Book
  Paul Tawrell / Paperback / Published 1996
 
Recommended
 
Covers basic survival skills including first aid.
 
 
Catastrophic Cooking
Catastrophic Cooking Carol Reid / Spiral-bound / Published 1999
 
Recommended
 
Recipes (115) and shopping lists to help you set up an emergency pantry for times when you may be without utility services, functioning home appliances, and/or transportation.
 
 
Hurricane Survival Guide: How to Prepare Your Family and Home for the Next Hurricane?
  Robert C. Sheets / Paperback / Published 1993
 
Highly Recommended
 
Dr. Sheets, the author, is the former director of the National Hurricane Center.
 
 
Wilderness Survival: How to Stay Alive in the Wilderness
Wilderness Survival: How to Stay Alive in the Wilderness James Kavanagh, Raymond Leung / Paperback / Published 1998
 
Recommended
 
This is a laminated (waterproof) folding card that fits in a pocket or slips into a fannypack and provides essential basic survival information including signalling, emergency first aid, and navigation.
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