Ocean : the definitive visual guide / [American Museum of Natural History, consultants; introduction by Fabien Cousteau].

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
Rev. ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Dorling Kindersley, 2014.
Description
512 p. : col ill, maps ; 31 cm

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Summary note
"This dramatic, thought-provoking, and all-encompassing visual guide reveals the power and majesty of the seas and oceans, which cover more than two-thirds of the earth's surface. Navigate the mysteries and marvels of the deep, using a combination of breathtaking photography and expertly researched text."--book jacket.
Notes
Includes index.
Contents
Introduction: Ocean water -- Ocean geology -- Circulation and climate -- Waves and tides -- Ocean environments: Coasts and the seashore -- Shallow seas -- The open ocean and ocean floor -- The polar oceans -- Ocean life: Introduction to ocean life -- Kingdoms of ocean life -- Atlas of the oceans.
ISBN
  • 1465419683
  • 9781465419682
OCLC
859882910
RCP
N - S

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