2 edition of Ocean Worlds (Two-Can Discovery Guides) found in the catalog.
Ocean Worlds (Two-Can Discovery Guides)
by Tandem Library
Written in English
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Europe's place in history is re-assessed in this first comprehensive history of the ancient world, centering on the Indian Ocean and its role in pre-modern globalization. Philippe Beaujard presents an ambitious and comprehensive global history of the Indian Ocean world, from the earliest state Author: Philippe Beaujard. Reviews ’This terrific book examines many elements of watery worlds, both historically and in the present. This is a very good example of how a new area of thinking and research can be brought into being through a carefully edited single book.
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"Ocean Worlds is a captivating book that deals with the ocean theme comprehensively." --translated, Germany Radio - Science in Focus "[F]ast paced but very readable /5(7). Ocean Worlds book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Oceans make up most of the surface of our blue planet.
They may form ju /5. The book is divided into various sections as follows a)introduction covering ocean water,geology,circulation and climate,and tides and waves b)the ocean environment dealing with coasts and seashores,shallow seas,the open ocean and sea floor and polar oceans.
c)ocean life covering classification,bottom living,migration,and history plus 7 other /5(99). The late undersea explorer sets out the fascinating story of the oceans in fact, lore, and legend.
An eyepopping, beautifully designed volume, brimming over with glorious full-color photographs of the ocean's bounty and its most secret underwater habitats, this book includes 18 lively chapters Ocean Worlds book all aspects of life in the sea: evolution, reproduction, foodgetting,/5.
In this book, we will explore and compare a variety of Solar System ocean worlds, meeting in the process 22 of the most intriguing objects, from the giant asteroid Ceres to the enigmatic, distant Sedna. Ocean worlds. -- Looks at the worlds oceans, the plant and animal life they help to support, and efforts to protect these rich, endangered environments.
Book: ISBN: OCLC Number: # Nature--Guidebooks--Ocean--Marine biology. This book explores and compares a variety of Solar System ocean worlds.
It offers a comprehensive overview of the bodies that have evidence of a subsurface ocean, as well as those that could theoretically contain one. Additionally, it discusses the spacecraft that have studied these : Springer International Publishing.
Get this from a library. Ocean worlds. [Francesca Baines] -- Looks at the worlds oceans, the plant and animal life they help to support, and efforts to protect these rich, endangered environments.
The Ocean Worlds Exploration Program (OWEP) is a NASA virtual program meant to explore the places in the outer Solar System that could possess internal oceans, to assess their habitability and to seek biosignatures of simple extraterrestrial life.
Prime targets include moons that harbor hidden oceans inside a shell of ice: Europa, Enceladus, and Titan.A host of other bodies in the outer Solar.
Book Description. This book breaks new ground by bringing together multidisciplinary approaches to examine contemporary Indian Ocean worlds. It reconfigures the Indian Ocean as a space for conceptual and theoretical relationality based on social science and humanities scholarship, thus moving away from an area-based and geographical approach to Indian Ocean studies.
About the Book. Alien Ocean immerses readers in worlds being newly explored by marine biologists, worlds usually out of sight and reach: the deep sea, the microscopic realm, and oceans beyond national g alongside scientists at sea and in labs in Monterey Bay, Hawai'i, the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and the Sargasso Sea and at undersea volcanoes in the.
Buy Ocean Worlds: The story of seas on Earth and other planets by Zalasiewicz, Jan, Williams, Mark (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Free UK delivery on eligible orders/5(8). The Pacific of the early eighteenth century was not a single ocean but a vast and varied waterscape, a place of baffling complexity, w islands and seemingly endless continental shorelines.
But with the voyages of Captain James Cook, global attention turned to the Pacific, and European and American dreams of scientific exploration, trade, and empire grew dramatically.
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The authors even spend a chapter wondering about ocean planets orbiting distant suns. Two newly discovered alien planets might be water worlds whose global oceans are teeming with life, scientists say. The existence of the distant. World Book Online is an engaging, verified, and trustworthy digital resource for grades pre-K through high school.
Become a World Book Insider. Stay up to speed on all we have to offer-plus activities, crafts, and blogs for parents and educators in our newsletter. Cambridge Core - South Asian History - The Worlds of the Indian Ocean - by Philippe BeaujardAuthor: Philippe Beaujard. Shangri-La is a fictional place described in the novel Lost Horizon by British author James Hilton.
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The Atlantic Ocean is the second largest of the world's five oceans (after the Pacific Ocean, but larger than the Indian Ocean, Southern Ocean, and Arctic Ocean).
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