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Mapping the Deep: The Extraordinary Story of Ocean Science

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By: Robert Kunzig(Author)

345 pages, Col and b/w photos

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Paperback | Jun 2000 | #114184 | ISBN: 0953522717
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Originally published in 1999 as The Restless Sea: Exploring the World Beneath the Waves. (Norton, New York). A state-of-the-ocean report on the sea and its science. Kunzig draws the reader into a compelling narrative of oceanographers past and present - scientists, pioneers, maverick thinkers, deep water divers and submersible pilots.

"The best account of discovery in oceanography I've ever read."
Laurence Madin, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute

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Robert Kunzig is a multiple award winning science writer, and European editor of Discover magazine. He will be supporting publication with extensive UK press and radio interviews, promoting the book as the ideal summer science read.

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