The Resource The man who caught the storm : the life of legendary tornado chaser Tim Samaras, Brantley Hargrove

The man who caught the storm : the life of legendary tornado chaser Tim Samaras, Brantley Hargrove

Label
The man who caught the storm : the life of legendary tornado chaser Tim Samaras
Title
The man who caught the storm
Title remainder
the life of legendary tornado chaser Tim Samaras
Statement of responsibility
Brantley Hargrove
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the life and achievements of late engineer and storm chaser Tim Samaras, describing his development of innovative new tools and his life-risking efforts in pursuit of scientific information that has transformed the field of meteorology
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
FMG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hargrove, Brantley
Dewey number
  • 551.55/3
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
QC955.5.U6
LC item number
H37 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Samaras, Tim
  • Storm chasers
  • Tornadoes
Label
The man who caught the storm : the life of legendary tornado chaser Tim Samaras, Brantley Hargrove
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-281) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The watcher -- A boy with an engineer's mind -- This love affair with the sky -- the spark -- Catching the tornado -- The cowboy science -- A turtle in the wild -- The toreador -- Stratford, Texas -- Manchester, South Dakota -- Doubling down -- A team of upstarts -- TWISTEX takes the gravel road -- Quinter, Kansas -- "You have my only son" -- Warnings -- Bowdle, South Dakota -- A dead end, a new chance -- Chase nirvana -- A shift in the wind -- El Reno, Oklahoma -- The dragon's tail -- The crossing -- The last ride -- How far from daylight -- Ground truth -- The signs -- Tim's legacy
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
295 pages
Isbn
9781476796093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1029203296
  • 1630553
  • (OCoLC)on1029203296
  • 1630553
Label
The man who caught the storm : the life of legendary tornado chaser Tim Samaras, Brantley Hargrove
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-281) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The watcher -- A boy with an engineer's mind -- This love affair with the sky -- the spark -- Catching the tornado -- The cowboy science -- A turtle in the wild -- The toreador -- Stratford, Texas -- Manchester, South Dakota -- Doubling down -- A team of upstarts -- TWISTEX takes the gravel road -- Quinter, Kansas -- "You have my only son" -- Warnings -- Bowdle, South Dakota -- A dead end, a new chance -- Chase nirvana -- A shift in the wind -- El Reno, Oklahoma -- The dragon's tail -- The crossing -- The last ride -- How far from daylight -- Ground truth -- The signs -- Tim's legacy
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
295 pages
Isbn
9781476796093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1029203296
  • 1630553
  • (OCoLC)on1029203296
  • 1630553

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