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The Oceans, Their Physics, Chemistry, and General Biology

Large book cover: The Oceans, Their Physics, Chemistry, and General Biology

The Oceans, Their Physics, Chemistry, and General Biology
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Publisher: Prentice-Hall
ISBN/ASIN: B0006AQ706
Number of pages: 1087

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A survey of well-established oceanographic knowledge. The book is intended to provide a good deal of factual information, but above all it should be an aid to the beginner and specialist alike in the coordination of the various fields of oceanography.

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