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Oceanography

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  • Ocean Worldsby Jan Zalasiewicz; Mark Williams

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 20.99

    Oceans make up most of the surface of our blue planet. They may form just a sliver on the outside of the Earth, but they are very important, not only in hosting life, including the fish and other animals on which many humans depend, but in terms of their role in the Earth system, in regulating climate, and cycling nutrients. As climate change, pollution,... more...

  • The Pacific Arctic Regionby Jacqueline M. Grebmeier; Wieslaw Maslowski

    Springer 2014; US$ 179.00

    The Pacific Arctic region is experiencing rapid sea ice retreat, seawater warming, ocean acidification and biological response. Physical and biogeochemical modeling indicates the potential for step-function changes to the overall marine ecosystem. This synthesis book was coordinated within the Pacific Arctic Group, a network of international partners... more...

  • Oceanby DK

    DK Publishing 2014; US$ 50.00

    This new edition of Ocean has been updated with fresh graphics, images, and type styling throughout, and includes new coverage of major events such as Hurricane Sandy and the Japan tsunami. DK 's Ocean is a highly illustrated encyclopedia of the marine environment. It not only covers marine life and physical oceanography, from the geology... more...

  • The Land-Sea Interactionsby André Monaco; ; Patrick Prouzet

    Wiley 2014; US$ 145.00

    This book presents a systemic view of the diversity of pressures and impacts produced by climate change and human actions. Erosion of biodiversity by changing ocean chemistry, the intensification of global change raises the problem of the adaptation of living resources. Land uses induce ecological imbalances leading to asphyxiation true coastal ecosystems.... more...

  • Elements of Physical Oceanographyby John H. Steele; Steve A. Thorpe; Karl K. Turekian

    Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 111.00

    Elements of Physical Oceanography is a derivative of the Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences, 2 nd Edition and serves as an important reference on current physical oceanography knowledge and expertise in one convenient and accessible source. Its selection of articles?all written by experts in their field?focuses on ocean physics, air-sea transfers, waves,... more...

  • Coastal and Marine Hazards, Risks, and Disastersby Jean Ellis; Douglas J. Sherman; John F. Shroder

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 150.00

    Sea and Ocean Hazards, Risks and Disasters provides a scientific approach to those hazards and disasters related to the Earth's coasts and oceans. This is the first book to integrate scientific, social, and economic issues related to disasters such as hazard identification, risk analysis, and planning, relevant hazard process mechanics, discussions... more...

  • The Black Sea Flood Questionby Valentina Yanko-Hombach; Allan S. Gilbert; Nicolae Panin

    Springer 2006; US$ 319.00

    Stimulated by "Noah's Flood Hypothesis" proposed by W Ryan and W Pitman, in which a catastrophic inundation of the Pontic basin was linked to the biblical story, this book, with contributions from leading experts in Black Sea research, provides overviews of their data and interpretations obtained through empirical scientific approaches. more...

  • Arctic-Subarctic Ocean Fluxesby Robert R. Dickson; Jens Meincke; Peter Rhines

    Springer 2008; US$ 239.00

    The two-way oceanic exchanges that connect the Arctic and Atlantic oceans through subarctic seas are of fundamental importance to climate. Change may certainly be imposed on the Arctic Ocean from subarctic seas, including a changing poleward ocean heat flux that is central to determining the present state and future fate of the perennial sea-ice. And... more...

  • Earthquakesby Dion K. Weatherley; Stuart A. Weinstein

    Springer 2008; US$ 89.99

    In recent years, large earthquakes in the circum-Pacific region have repeatedly demonstrated its particular vulnerability to this potentially devastating natural hazard, including the M 9.2 Northern Sumatra earthquake and tsunami of 2004 which resulted in the deaths of nearly 300,000 people. In the late-1990s, major advancements in seismic research... more...

  • Tidal Signatures in Modern and Ancient Sediments (Special Publication 24 of the IAS)by B. W. Flemming; A. Bartoloma

    Wiley 2009; US$ 149.95

    This IAS Special Publication contains 23 papers presented at the 3rd International Research Symposium on Modern and Ancient Clastic Tidal Deposits. This symposium series has an enviable international reputation for its quality, and so the contributions represent the latest developments in the field. The conference was preceded and followed by a number... more...