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Sea floor exploration : scientific adventures diving into the abyss

Author: R Hékinian
Publisher: Cham [Switzerland] ; New York : Springer, ©2014.
Series: Springer oceanography.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a comprehensive overview of the past 45 years of sea floor exploration, this fascinating book by a seasoned explorer of the abyss deals with numerous topics, from the structure of subduction zones  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R Hékinian
ISBN: 9783319032023 331903202X
OCLC Number: 861323311
Description: xv, 370 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: An overview of oceanographic exploration --
Our haven, planet Earth --
Diving into the abyss --
Sea floor rocks --
Earth's mantle melting and volcanism --
Hydrothermal activity and metalliferous deposits --
Oceanic spreading ridges and sea floor creation --
Fracture zones and transform faults --
Hotspots --
Subduction zones --
Glossary.
Series Title: Springer oceanography.
Other Titles: Scientific adventures diving into the abyss
Responsibility: Roger Hekinian.

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"This book can serve as text for students learning about sea floor exploration, but it could also serve students and researchers interested in physical geography, mineraology, petrology, Read more...

 
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