Submarine Geology. Second Edition

Shepard, Francis P.

Published by Harper & Row, Publishers, New York, 1963
Condition: Very Good - Fine Hardcover
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xviii, 557 pp, editor's introduction, preface to the Second Edition, I. Introduction and History; II. Methods and Instrumentation for Exploring the Ocean Floor; III. Ocean Waves and Associated Currents (D. L. Inman); IV. Catastrophic Waves and Ocean Currnets; V. Sediments: Physical Properties and Mechanics of Sedimentation (D. L. Inman); VI. Defining and Classifying Shorelines and Sea Currents; VII. Beaches and Related Shore Processes; VIII. Continental Shelves: Topography and Sediments; IX. Origin and History of the Continental Shelves; X. Continental Slopes; XI. Submarine Canyons, Deep Channels, and Other Marine Valleys; XII. Coral and Other Organic Reefs; XIII. Deep Ocean Floor Topography; XIV. Deep Ocean Deposits and Stratigraphy; XV. Suboceanic Layers and Orgin of the Basins; XVI. Mineralogy and Chemistry of Marine Sedimentation (E. D. Goldberg); XVII. Modern Sediments and the Interpretation of Ancient Sediments; References, Appendix: A. Units and Symbols; B. Conversion Tables; index with chapters by D. L. Inman and E. D. Goldberg, and a large pristine color Chart of the World in pocket at back. Harper's Geoscience Series: Second Edition, 1963. Ex Library with usual markings. Only the faintest wear, else, Pristine Interior. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Brown cloth with gilt lettering to front board, and dark brown title plate with gilt lettering to spine. Size: Large 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 004205

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Title: Submarine Geology. Second Edition

Publisher: Harper & Row, Publishers, New York

Publication Date: 1963

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Very Good - Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: Second Edition.

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