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Deep Ocean

Popular ScienceOut of Print

Series: Natural History Museum Life Series

By: Tony Rice

96 pages, col photos

London Natural History Museum

Paperback | Dec 2000 | #105732 | ISBN: 0565091506
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About this book

Tells how oceanography has developed as a science, and summarizes what is known about deep ocean environments and the organisms that populate them.


Contents

Introducing the ocean; development of oceanography; vertical life zones in the ocean; pastures of the sea; mid-water world from twilight zone to the abyss; biodiversity in the deep ocean; life on the deep-sea floor; monsters of the deep; hydrothermal vents; man and the deep ocean.

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