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Polar oceanography

Author: Walker O Smith
Publisher: San Diego : Academic Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
This collection of papers on the oceanography of the Arctic and Antarctic Oceans includes chemical oceanography, polar phytoplankton and zooplankton, marine ecosystems, the polar benthos, sedimentation, meteorology, sea ice, remote sensing, mesoscale phenomena, small-scale processes and the application of models to polar oceanography.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Polar oceanography.
San Diego : Academic Press, ©1990
(DLC) 89018391
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Walker O Smith
ISBN: 9780080925950 0080925952 9781483289168 1483289168
OCLC Number: 622789877
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes) : illustrations (some color)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: pt. A. Physical science --
pt. B. Chemistry, biology, and geology.
Responsibility: edited by Walker O. Smith, Jr.


Polar Oceanography is an integrated synthesis of the biological, physical, geological, and chemical processes that occur in the polar oceans. The book represents a modern interdisciplinary synthesis  Read more...


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