6 December 1990
Show More Weather by John Farrand.
Stewart, Tabori and Chang, 239 pp., $40, June 1990, 1 55670 134 9Show More
Weather Watch by Dick File.
Fourth Estate, 299 pp., £14.99, November 1990, 1 872180 12 4Show More
Climate Change: The IPCC Scientific Assessment edited by J.T. Houghton, G.J. Jenkins and J.J. Ephraums.
Cambridge, 365 pp., £40, September 1990, 9780521403603Show More
Crop Circles: The Latest Evidence by Pat Delgado and Colin Andrews.
Bloomsbury, 80 pp., £5.99, October 1990, 0 7475 0843 7Show More
The Stumbling Block, Its Index by B. Catling.
Book Works, £22, October 1990, 9781870699051Show More
“... books of instruction. We must prepare ourselves for a new cycle of primitive weather worship: circles in the crops, pulsing stones, dowsing, alien visitations, all that nostalgic revivalist froth. JohnFarrand Jr has called his lap-crushing picture book, very simply, Weather. The subject is, according to the blurb, ‘awe-inspiring and inescapable’. Photographs are the thing here, a spectacular ...”