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Oceanography: An Invitation to Marine Science - 7th edition

Oceanography: An Invitation to Marine Science (ISBN10: 049539193X; ISBN13: 9780495391937)
ISBN13: 978-0495391937
ISBN10: 049539193X

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ISBN13: 978-0495391951
ISBN10: 0495391956

Summary: The ocean affects all aspects of our lives, Tom Garrison will show you how in this new edition of OCEANOGRAPHY: AN INVITATION TO MARINE SCIENCE. Garrison takes you on a vivid exploration of the ocean, from submarine canyons to zooplankton, global warming, the growing plastics problem, and our changing coastlines, and explains oceanography's most important concepts. Garrison's friendly approach helps you understand the complexities involved in how we study and use the more ocean. You'll explore topics like Hurricane Katrina; the devastating December 2004 earthquake in the Indian Ocean and the resulting tsunami; the Moon and its connection to the ocean; the power of the ocean to influence weather; and uses and abuses of the ocean. Gain an understanding of the wonders of the sea and the scientific questions that surround it with this fascinating text! less

Edition/Copyright: 7TH 10
Cover: Hardback
Publisher: Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
Year Published: 2010
International: No

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