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Oceanography, the past

Author: Mary Sears; Daniel Merriman; Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.
Publisher: New York : Springer-Verlag, ©1980.
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Genre/Form: Conference proceedings
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International Congress on the History of Oceanography (3rd : 1980 : Woods Hole, Mass.)
Oceanography, the past.
New York : Springer-Verlag, c1980
(OCoLC)566184483
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Sears; Daniel Merriman; Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.
ISBN: 0387904972 9780387904979 3540904972 9783540904977
OCLC Number: 6421238
Notes: "Proceedings of the third International Congress on the History of Oceanography held September 22-26, 1980, at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA."
Description: xx, 812 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution : a commentary / Paul M. Fye --
The Oceanographic and how it grew / Roger Revelle --
The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution : an expanding influence / George E.R. Deacon --
Changing concepts of the sea, 1550-1950 : an urban perspective / Josef W. Konvitz --
The 1959 Oceanographic Congress : an informal history / Dael Wolfle --
The R/V Atlantis and her first Oceanographic Institution / Susan Schlee --
Reviving American oceanography : Frank Lillie, Wickliffe Rose and the founding of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution / Harold L. Burstyn --
Growth of an oceanographic institution / Richard L. Haedrich and Kenneth O. Emery --
Alexander Agassiz (1835-1910) and the financial support of oceanography in the United States / Donald J. Zinn --
The Annisquam Sea-side Laboratory of Alpheus Hyatt, predecessor of the Marine Biological Laboratory at Woods Hole, 1880-1886 / Ralph W. Dexter --
Some aspects of Anglo-American co-operation in marine science, 1660-1914 / Margaret Deacon --
Edward H. Smith and the 1928 Marion Expedition revisited : a compilation / V. Wendel Driggers --
The role of T. Wayland Vaughan in American oceanography / Elizabeth N. Shor --
A brief history of the Tortugas Marine Laboratory and the Department of Marine Biology, Carnegie Institution of Washington / Patrick L. Colin --
Some aspects of the history of oceanography as seen through the publications of the International Hydrographic Bureau 1919-1939 / G.S. Ritchie --
The plan for an international oceanographic congress proposed by H.S.H. the Prince Albert 1st of Monaco / Jacqueline Carpine-Lancre --
Oceanographic prescience : the deliberations of the first U.S. Interagency Conference on Oceanography, July 1, 1924 / Stewart B. Nelson --
Some historical backgrounds for the establishment of the Stazione zoologica at Naples / Jane M. Oppenheimer --
A review of Wüst's classification of the major deep-sea expeditions 1873-1960 and its extension to recent oceanographic research programs / Matthias Tomczak Jr. --
The role of instruments in the development of physical oceanography / Myrl C. Hendershott --
Meso-scale spatial distribution of plankton : co-evolution of concepts and instrumentation / Alex Herman and Trevor Platt --
Some origins and perspectives in deep-ocean instrumentation development / Fred Noel Spiess --
The historical development of tidal science, and the Liverpool Tidal Institute / D.E. Cartwright --
Six's thermometer : a century of use in oceanography / Anita McConnell --
North Pacific sea surface temperature observations : a history / Kern E. Kenyon --
Some aspects of the historical development on the studies of the Kuroshio and the Oyashio / Kiyomitsu Kitano --
Seasonal changes in the Suez Canal following its opening in 1869; newly discovered hydrographic records of 1870-1872 / Selim A. Morcos --
The first geological-oceanological studies of the Black Sea (N.F. Andrusov, D. Arkhangel'sky, N.M. Strakhov) / V.V. Tikhomirov --
The first deep ocean drilling / Willard Bascom --
Geological and oceanographical studies in the Caspian Sea and the problems of oil and gas deposits / Sh. F. Mekhtiyev and Z.A. Buniat-Zade --
The development of marine chemistry until 1900 / William J. Wallace --
Physical oceanography of the Chilean Sea : an historical study / Guillermo Barros G. --
From the physiology of marine organisms to oceanographic physiology or physiological oceanography / Maurice Fontaine --
Alexander Agassiz, Carl Chun and the problem of the intermediate fauna / Eric L. Mills --
The British Association Dredging Committee : a brief history / A.L. Rice and J.B. Wilson --
Development of knowledge of the correlation between land and sea in historical times / I.A. Fedoseyev --
A commemoration on the 50th anniversary of the William Beebe-Otis Barton Bathysphere dives / Kenneth Gold and Jacqueline C. Warsaw --
Marine industrial pollution / Bostwick H. Ketchum --
The history of chlorinated hydrocarbon pollution in the marine environment / Arne Jernelöv --
Artificial radionuclides in the oceans / William L. Templeton --
The Royal Society and the study of coral reefs / C. Maurice Yonge --
Early 19th century oceanography around Terra Australis / Ian S.F. Jones and J.E. Jones --
The Plankton-Expedition and the copepod studies of Fredrich and Maria Dahl / David M. Damkaer and Tenge Mrozek-Dahl --
Studies on estuarine-marine dependency / Gordon Gunter --
History of Polish biological oceanographic research / Kazimierz Wincenty Siudzinski --
On the environment and unity in marine research / C.E. Lucas --
Phytoplankton ecology before 1900 : supplementary notes to the "Depths of the ocean" / F.J.R. Taylor --
The Victorian aquarium in ecological and social perspective / Philip F. Rehbock --
The development of biological studies in the ocean environment / T.R. Parsons --
Physical oceanography in India : an historical sketch / Sucharit Markanday and P.S. Srivastava --
Switzerland's contributions to the aquatic sciences over the centuries / Hermann Heberlein --
Traditional Chinese ichthyology and its encounter with Jesuit science : an historical survey / Elleanor H. Crown --
On the history of Arab navigation / A.A. Aleem --
Vila do Infante (Prince-Town), the first school of oceanography in the modem era : an essay / James H. Guill --
King Carlos of Portugal, a pioneer in European oceanography / Luiz Saldanha --
Studies of the acceptance of plate tectonics / J.L. Lemke, M.H. Nitecki and H. Pullman --
How secure is plate tectonics? / A. Hallam --
Early observations and investigations of El Niño : the event of 1925 / Warren S. Wooster --
Oceanography development in Peru / S. Zuta and L.A. Flores --
Oceanography and geophysical theory in the first half of the twentieth century : the Dutch school / Rachel Laudan --
Belgium and the early development of modern oceanography, including a note on A.F. Renard / Guy T. Houvenaghel --
The Forsters' offenses against convention during and after Capt. Cook's second voyage around the world and the governmental reprisals / Walter Lenz --
The Meteor Expedition, an ocean survey / William J. Emery --
The Benjamin Franklin and Timothy Folger charts of the Gulf Stream / Philip L. Richardson --
William De Brahm's "Continuation of the Atlantic pilot," an empirically supported eighteenth-century model of North Atlantic surface circulation / Louis De Vorsey Jr. --
Considerations on the medical use of marine invertebrates / Jean Théodoridès --
The siting and development of Mediterranean harbors in antiquity / Avner Raban --
Sebastos, the harbor complex of Caesarea Maritima, Israel : the preliminary report of the 1978 underwater explorations / Robert L. Hohlfelder and John P. Oleson --
Gondwanaland in ancient Indian literature / K. Krishnamurthy.
Responsibility: edited by M. Sears and D. Merriman.

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