Designed to be used as part of an introductory course on oceanography, this work presents the central concepts of oceanography as a unified and harmonious picture that is relevant to the lives and concerns of humanity. Students are assumed to have little or no background in science.
History and tools of oceanography; materials and motion; planet earth; plate motion and the ocean floor; sediments; sea water; the ocean and our climate; ocean currents; waves and tides; the coastal ocean; life and the production of food; marine organisms; environments and lifestyles; coastal development, pollution and food; ocean resources and law.
Exploring Ocean Science by Keith S. Stowe
Keith S. Stowe
Used - Very Good
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine.