An Introduction to Marine Science (Tertiary Level Biology) (Paperback)

An Introduction to Marine Science (Tertiary Level Biology) By P. S. Meadows, J. I. Campbell Cover Image
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A revision of this introduction to the study of the sea, the second edition has been expanded and reorganized, with many new figures and tables. Every chapter has been updated and many have been rewritten. A new chapter on man's use of the oceans has been included to cover satellites and position fixing, renewable energy sources in the sea, seabed minerals, oil and gas, pollution and maritime law. In this edition, the authors refer to original references and review articles, so that readers can find their way into the literature more easily. The text draws on examples from a wide range of seas.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780751401417
ISBN-10: 0751401412
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: April 30th, 1991
Pages: 285
Language: English
Series: Tertiary Level Biology