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A view of the sea : a discussion between a chief engineer and an oceanographer about the machinery of the ocean circulation

Author: Henry M Stommel
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1987.
Series: Princeton science library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses how gravity, pressure, the earth's rotation, the coriolis force, and the sun influence the world's ocean currents.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry M Stommel
ISBN: 0691084580 9780691084589 0691024316 9780691024318
OCLC Number: 15017146
Description: xiv, 165 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Title: Princeton science library.
Responsibility: by Henry Stommel.

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"Henry Stommel has interesting and often original views about life in general and science in particular, some of which shine through in the anecdotes and 'one-liners' that enliven every chapter of Read more...

 
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