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Oceans : our continuing frontier

Author: Henry W Menard; Jane L Scheiber
Publisher: Del Mar, Calif. : Publisher's Inc., ©1976.
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Genre/Form: Literary collections
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Oceans.
Del Mar, Calif. : Publisher's Inc., ©1976
(OCoLC)646928243
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry W Menard; Jane L Scheiber
ISBN: 0891630155 9780891630159 0891630147 9780891630142
OCLC Number: 2415879
Notes: "A Courses by newspaper reader."
Description: ix, 340 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Our continuing frontier. They went to sea / Samuel Eliot Morison --
The influence of sea power upon history / Alfred Thayer Mahan --
Menfish ; The perils and potentials of a watery planet / Jacques Cousteau. Literature and art. Sir Patrick Spens --
Psalm 107 --
Ariel's song / William Shakespeare --
Dover Beach / Matthew Arnold --
Sea fever / John Masefield --
On this island / W.H. Auden --
The day the tide / Philip Booth --
Dauber / John Masefield --
The open boat / Stephen Crane --
Moby-Dick / Herman Melville --
The poulps / Jules Verne --
Kraken / Frank W. Lane --
Sharkproof! / Eugenie Clark --
Shark attack against man / H. David Baldridge --
Seascape and the American imagination / Roger B. Stein --
The art of the seaman / Gerhard Timmermann and Helen L. Winslow --
from A selection of art through the ages. Visions of the sea. Science and myth. The voyage of H.M.S. Challenger --
The Challenger her challenge --
Anatomy of an expedition / H. William Menard --
Seven miles down / Jacques Piccard and Robert S. Dietz --
The floor of the sea / William Wertenbaker --
Minerals and plate tectonics : a conceptual revolution / Allen L. Hammond --
The search for Atlantis / J.V. Luce --
Deep water, ancient ships / Willard Bascom --
Geology and the Flood / Paul C. Tychsen. Marine resources. The riches in Davy Jones's Locker --
Taking oil off the shelf / Robert Bendiner --
The outer continental shelf : energy needs vs. environment / Luther J. Carter --
Mining the sea : manganese nodules / Allen L. Hammond --
Deep-ocean mining / Frank L. LaQue --
The living chain / Rachel L. Carson --
Food from the sea / C.P. Idyll and Hiroshi Kasahara --
Farming the seas : the blue revolution / Elisabeth Mann Borgese --
The very deep did rot / Samuel Taylor Coleridge --
How to kill an ocean / Thor Heyerdahl --
Netting oil / M. Blumer --
A realistic look at ocean pollution / Bostwick Ketchum --
Oceanic oil pollution / Roger Revelle, Edward Wenk, Bostwich Ketchum, Edward R. Corino. Policy and sea power. The common heritage of mankind / Resolution adopted by the General Assembly of the United Nations, 1970 --
Diplomats at sea / Seyom Brown and Larry L. Fabian --
The law of the sea and world order / Henry A. Kissinger --
Future prospects for law of the sea / Arvid Pardo --
Ocean mining : plans and problems / Marne A. Dubs --
Deep-sea claim / Deepsea Ventures, Inc. --
World sea power : U.S. vs. U.S.S.R. / J. William Middendorf, II --
Sea power in the 1970s / George H. Quester --
Supership / Noël Mostert --
Commerce and transportation : fulfilling our commitment / Marine Board of the National Academy of Engineering. Men and women at sea. The medieval sailor / Geoffrey Chaucer --
The minor horrors of the sea / Eugenio de Salazar --
Rotting ships, rotting men / J.H. Parry --
A naval officer's view of naval discipline / Frederick Chamier --
A sailor on impressment --
Daily routine in a sailing warship / Bill Truck --
Sea language / J.H. Parry --
Handing sail in a squall / Richard Henry Dana --
A clipper captain's view on steam / John Masefield --
At sea in sail : the 1880s / A foremast hand --
Haul away, Joe --
Life on a trawler / Jeremy Tunstall --
Sea nymphs of Japan / Luis Marden --
Singlehanders / Francis Chichester --
Women as passengers : a voyage to India / Emma Roberts --
Women on warships : navy wives react / Linda Charlton --
The fisherman and his wife / H. Russell Bernard --
A royal sport / Jack London --
The quest for the America's Cup : Lipton's last try / Henry R. Ilsley and Lincoln A. Werden --
The big one / Zane Grey --
Solitude / Joshua Slocum --
Across the Pacific by raft / Thor Heyerdahl --
Swimming the Hellespont / André Maurois.
Responsibility: edited by H. William Menard and Jane L. Scheiber.

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