2 edition of **Linearly stratified, rotating flow over long ridges in a channel** found in the catalog.

Linearly stratified, rotating flow over long ridges in a channel

D. L. Boyer

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Published
**1986**
by RoyalSociety in London
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Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Offprint from Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, A. Mathematical and physical sciences, Vol. 318, no. 1544, 18 July 1986.

Statement | by D.L. Boyer and F.M. Biolley. |

Contributions | Biolley, F. M. |

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Open Library | OL19577387M |

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