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The D-day landings - the fate of 2.5 million men, 3000 landing craft and the entire future of Europe depends on the right weather conditions on the English Channel on a single day. A team of Allied scientists is charged with agreeing on an accurate forecast five days in advance. But is it even possible to predict the weather so far ahead? And what is the relationship between predictability and turbulence, one of the last great mysteries of modern physics?Wallace Ryman has devised a system that comprehends all of this - but he is a reclusive pacifist who stubbornly refuses to divulge his secrets. Henry Meadows, a young maths prodigy from the Met Office, is sent to Scotland to discover Ryman-s system and apply it to the Normandy landings. But turbulence proves more elusive than anyone could have imagined and events, like the weather, begin to spiral out of control.

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Hardback Editions

August 2010 : USA Hardback
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Title: Turbulence: A novel
Author(s): Giles Foden
ISBN: 0-307-59277-4 / 978-0-307-59277-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf
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June 2006 : UK Hardback
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Title: Turbulence
Author(s): Giles Foden
ISBN: 0-571-20522-4 / 978-0-571-20522-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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Paperback Editions

August 2011 : USA Paperback
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Title: Turbulence: A novel (Vintage International)
Author(s): Giles Foden
ISBN: 0-307-47626-X / 978-0-307-47626-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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May 2010 : UK Paperback
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Title: Turbulence: Foden
Author(s): Giles Foden
ISBN: 0-571-20527-5 / 978-0-571-20527-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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March 2010 : UK Paperback
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Title: Turbulence
Author(s): Giles Foden
ISBN: 0-571-24808-X / 978-0-571-24808-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber and Faber
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June 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: Turbulence
Author(s): Giles Foden
ISBN: 0-571-24807-1 / 978-0-571-24807-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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Audio Editions

May 2010 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Turbulence
Author(s): Giles Foden
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
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February 2010 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Turbulence
Author(s): Giles Foden
ISBN: 1-4074-3961-8 / 978-1-4074-3961-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
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Kindle Editions

August 2010 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: Turbulence: A novel (Vintage International)
Author(s): Giles Foden
Publisher: Vintage
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October 2009 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Turbulence: Foden
Author(s): Giles Foden
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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