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Ocean : our water, our world

Author: Deborah Cramer
Publisher: New York : Smithsonian Books in association with HarperCollins, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First edition
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The author of Great Waters: An Atlantic Passage identifies a living partnership between the earth and its life, explaining the comparatively new responsibility of human beings in protecting the sea in order to safeguard climate and environmental interests.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Cramer
ISBN: 9780061343834 0061343838
OCLC Number: 980291440
Description: 295 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm.
Contents: BEGINNINGS. Eden in the depths --
First land, first sea --
TOUCHED BY THE SEA. Building the basin --
Breathing --
Circle of water --
Explosion of life --
A green sea --
Arrival of fishes --
Climate from the sea --
Mass extinction --
The Anthropocene --
TOUCHING THE SEA. The long migration --
Edge of continents --
Rhythms on a reef --
Far ends of the earth --
Where rivers meet the sea --
Our water, our world --
Timeline.
Other Titles: Smithsonian ocean.
Responsibility: Deborah Cramer.

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The author of Great Waters: An Atlantic Passage identifies a living partnership between the earth and its life, explaining the comparatively new responsibility of human beings in protecting the sea in order to safeguard climate and environmental interests.

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