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  • A Farewell to Iceby Peter Wadhams

    Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 28.19

    Most of the scientific establishment predict that the North Pole will be free of ice around the middle of this century. As Peter Wadhams, the world's leading expert on sea ice, demonstrates in this book, even this bleak assessment of the future is grossly optimistic. Wadhams has visited the Polar Regions more often than any other living scientist... more...

  • Terrestrial Water Cycle and Climate Changeby Qiuhong Tang; Taikan Oki

    Wiley 2016; US$ 169.95 US$ 147.29

    The Terrestrial Water Cycle: Natural and Human-Induced Changes is a comprehensive volume that investigates the changes in the terrestrial water cycle and the natural and anthropogenic factors that cause these changes. This volume brings together recent progress and achievements in large-scale hydrological observations and numerical simulations,... more...

  • Springer Handbook of Ocean Engineeringby Manhar R. Dhanak; Nikolas I. Xiros

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 299.00

    This handbook is the definitive reference for the interdisciplinary field that is ocean engineering. It integrates the coverage of fundamental and applied material and encompasses a diverse spectrum of systems, concepts and operations in the maritime environment, as well as providing a comprehensive update on contemporary, leading-edge ocean technologies.... more...

  • Brazilian Beach Systemsby Andrew D. Short; Antonio Henrique da F. Klein

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 179.00

    This book is about the more than 4,000 beach systems that form most of the 9000 km long Brazilian coast. It focuses on the beaches of each of the seventeen coastal states and three oceanic islands, their nature, morphodynamics and status. It is a must for anyone who wants to know more about this great coast and its beach systems. This is the first... more...

  • Big, Bold and Blueby Geoff Wescott; James Fitzsimons

    CSIRO Publishing 2016; US$ 63.95

    Documents the progress across Australia's marine waters in developing the marine protected area system, the challenges faced and the lessons learnt. more...

  • Implications and Consequences of Anthropogenic Pollution in Polar Environmentsby Roland Kallenborn

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 139.00

    The first volume of the series focuses on the history of the IPYs (International Polar Years). It also gives an overview of the 4th Polar Year, and provides new evaluations of the Polar Years from the view of the 21st century. more...

  • Numerical Modeling of Sea Wavesby Dmitry V. Chalikov

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    Presenting a novel approach to wave theory, this book applies mathematical modeling to the investigation of sea waves. It presents problems, solutions and methods, and explores issues such as statistical properties of sea waves, generation of turbulence, Benjamin-Feir instability and the development of wave fields under the action of wind. Special... more...

  • Interaction of Sea and Atmosphereby A. C. Redfield

    American Meteorological Society 2016; US$ 36.00

    The objectives of the American Meteorological Society are "the development and dissemination of knowledge of meteorology in all its phases and applications, and the advancement of its professional ideals." The organization of the Society took place in affiliation with the American Association for the Advancement of Science at Saint Louis, Missouri,... more...

  • Sound Propagation through the Stochastic Oceanby John A. Colosi

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 112.00 US$ 91.84

    Key discoveries in the field of statistical ocean acoustics over the last 35 years are addressed with illustrations from ocean observations. more...

  • Cold Blood, Hot Seaby Charlene D'Avanzo

    Torrey House Press 2016; US$ 14.99

    Oceanographer Mara Tusconi sets out to study Maine's warming waters, but finds murder at sea instead aboard research vessel Intrepid . more...