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Ocean worlds : the story of seas on Earth and other planets

Author: Jan A Zalasiewicz; Mark Williams
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First published in paperbackView all editions and formats

Oceans feed us and affect our climate. With climate change, pollution, and overfishing, our oceans are at risk as never before. Yet we are only just learning their history and processes. Here,  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jan A Zalasiewicz; Mark Williams
ISBN: 9780199672899 019967289X
OCLC Number: 1056132086
Description: xi, 294 Seiten. : Illustrationen.
Contents: Preface1: Water in the Cosmos2: Ocean Origins on Earth3: Ocean Forms4: The Salt of the Earth5: Moving the Waters6: Life of the Oceans7: Oceans in Crisis8: The End of Earthly Oceans9: Oceans of the Solar System10: Undreamed ShoresNotesReferences and Further ReadingIndex
Responsibility: Jan Zalasiewicz and Mark Williams.


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This book crams a lot of information into its 265 pages, all well referenced with notes at the back. From pirates to exoplanets and penis-worms to space probes this is truly the story of water, life, Read more...

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