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- Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95
The first two chapters outline the causes of circulation patterns in the atmosphere and oceans, emphasizing the interactions between them. Chapter 3 deals with the surface circulation (including mesoscale eddies), using a minimum of mathematics. Chapter 4 reviews the history of ideas about ocean circulation (with special reference to the North Atlantic... more...
- Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95
Chemical Oceanography, Second Edition, Volume 6, provides an overview of the state of knowledge in chemical oceanography. The present volume contains five chapters that focus on marine sediments. It begins with a discussion of the process of chemical diagenesis in sediments. Subsequent chapters deal with the factors that regulate the input and diagenesis... more...
- Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 72.95
Lead in the Marine Environment covers the proceedings of the International Experts Discussion on Lead Occurrence, Fate, and Pollution in the Marine Environment, held in Rovinj, Yugoslavia on October 18-22, 1977. The book focuses on the release of lead to the environment, including the techniques, processes, and technologies involved in the analysis... more...
- Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 14.95
Two-thirds of our planet lies out of sight of land, just offshore beyond the horizon. What wildlife might you see out there? This handy guide, designed for quick use on day trips off the East Coast, helps you put a name to what you find, from whales and dolphins to shearwaters, turtles, and even flying fish. Carefully crafted color plates show species... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95
The depths of the oceans are the last example of terra incognita on earth. Adamowsky presents a study of the sea, arguing that ? contrary to popular belief ? post-Enlightenment discourse on the sea was still subject to mystery and wonder, and not wholly rationalized by science. more...
- CRC Press 2015; US$ 189.95
Ever-increasing interest in oceanography and marine biology and their relevance to global environmental issues create a demand for authoritative reviews summarizing the results of recent research. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review has catered to this demand since its founding by the late Harold Barnes more than 50 years ago. Its... more...
- tredition 2015; US$ 3.71
Auf jeder Seite dieses Buches spürt man kühlen Nordseewind, Sand weht und Möwen schreien. Und wie in den Geschichten kommen in den Gedichten Menschen zu Wort mit ihrer Liebe, ihren Sehnsüchten und manchmal auch vergeblichen Hoffnungen. Biographische Informationen Ursula Gressmann wurde 1945 auf der Nordseeinsel Juist geboren und lebte dort... more...
- Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 128.00
Coastal Ocean Observing Systems provides state-of-the-art scientific and technological knowledge in coastal ocean observing systems, along with guidance on establishing, restructuring, and improving similar systems. The book is intended to help oceanographers understand, identify, and recognize how oceanographic research feeds into the various designs... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 225.00
This comprehensive handbook, prepared by leading ocean policy academics and practitioners from around the world, presents in-depth analyses of the experiences of fifteen developed and developing nations and four key regions of the world that have taken concrete steps toward cross-cutting and integrated national and regional ocean policy. All chapters... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2015; US$ 209.00
This book addresses the important and apparently simple question: "How can continuous and reliable monitoring at the seafloor by means of seafloor observatories extend exploration and improve knowledge of our planet?" more...