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Synopsis: This work contains 2500 entries - 500 new to this edition - dealing with the basic vocabulary of marine science. Coverage includes explanatory charts and graphs related to the areas of water chemistry, marine ecosystems, physical features of oceans, such as reefs, coastlines, and tides; currents and their effects; and plants and animals that dwell in the oceans. Revised information on time scales, an updated chronology of significant events, and a taxonomic classification of living organisms are also included. Entries in this edition include: abyssal rocks; Luis Alvarez; celestial navigation; giant squid; global warming; microfossil; off-shore drilling; phosporence; saw shark; and zoantharia.
About the Author: Barbara Charton, MS, is Associate Professor and Head of the Science Reference Department at St. John's University Library, Jamaica, NY.
Title: The Facts on File Dictionary of Marine ...
Publisher: Facts on File
Book Condition: VERY GOOD
Book Description Facts on File, 2001. Book Condition: Good. Revised. Ships from Reno, NV. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP95130556
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Book Description Checkmark Books, * * * * *, 2001. Soft cover. Book Condition: As New. Checkmark Books (illustrator). B00K: AS NEW/ $49.12, Reduced from. 0816042934 the FACTS on FILE DICTIONARY of MARINE SCIENCE * CHARTON, Barbara Checkmark Books 2001 Revised Edition, 1st Printing Black Spine With Title In Gold Letters, Soft Cover BooK: AS NEW/, Slightest Shelf, Edge And Corner Wear, 373 Numbered Pages That Were Lightly Read Or Not Read At All And Are Clean And Tight To The Spine. Printed On Off White Paper. D/J: None. Acquired From The Estate Of S. D. MANUS. Description Applies To This BooK, ONLY. This BooK Is, Hard To Find, Will Be Packaged And Shipped Carefully, To Avoid Shipping Damage And Will Make It, An Excellent Addition To Your Own Personal Library Collection, Or As A Gift. World Wide Shipping, AVAILABLE. Bookseller Inventory # 009170
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