An Introduction To The World S Oceans

Author: Keith A. Sverdrup
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science, Engineering & Mathematics
ISBN: 9780073254838
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A major objective of the text is to stimulate student interest and curiosity by blending contemporary information and research with basic principles to form an integrated introduction to the sciences of the oceans.

Introduction To The Worlds Oceans

Author: Keith Sverdrup
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 9780073376707
Size: 51.87 MB
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To keep the text as current as possible, the authors conduct their own research and examine other findings such as analyzing satellite data and large-scale oceanographic programs.

How The Ocean Works

Author: Mark Denny
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400842883
Size: 51.81 MB
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How the Ocean Works fills this gap, providing a concise and accessible college-level introduction to marine science that is also ideal for general readers. How are winds and currents driven? What is the dilemma of the two-layered ocean?

Introduction To The Worlds Oceans

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1619053667
Size: 46.99 MB
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In this book, you will learn topics such as Plate Tectonics, The Sea Floor and Its Sediments, The Physical Properties of Water, and The Chemistry of Seawater plus much more.

Regional Oceanography

Author: Matthias Tomczak
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 1483287610
Size: 42.90 MB
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The ocean's role in climate variability and climate change is described in detail. The book also includes an evaluation of all major international research projects such as FGGE, IIOE and TOGA. The SI system is used throughout.

Water Worlds Human Geographies Of The Ocean

Author: Dr Jon Anderson
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1409450511
Size: 17.60 MB
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This book offers a novel and important contribution to an ever-emerging cross-disciplinary subject matter and challenges human geography's preoccupation with the terrestrial.

Climate And The Oceans

Author: Geoffrey K. Vallis
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691150281
Size: 57.10 MB
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The book moves smoothly from fundamental principles to topics of current research interest, including natural climate variability, such as El Niño, and the daunting challenge of man-made climate change, or global warming.

World Ocean Census

Author: Darlene Trew Crist
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
ISBN: 9781554074341
Size: 51.19 MB
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An insider's description of the comprehensive Census of Marine Life describes what the study reveals about a seriously threatened ecosystem, in a book that includes color photos, a glossary, further reading, and an index.