918 pages, 2 vols
Comprehensive survey of the Indian Ocean, dealing with its physics, chemistry, biology and geology in two volumes. Features described include the monsoon; the tropical and sub-tropical jet streams; the oxygen-poor intermediate waters in its northern part which significantly contribute several greenhouse gases to the atmosphere; its coral reefs and mangroves; and the polymetallic nodules at its depths and other mineral resources.
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