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Main Title The oceans, their physics, chemistry, and general biology /
Author Sverdrup, H. U.
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Author Title of a Work
Johnson, Martin W.
Fleming, Richard H.
Publisher Prentice-Hall, Inc.,
Year Published 1942
OCLC Number 00489967
Subjects Oceanography. ; Oceanografia. ; Oceanografia Geral. ; Océanographie.
Additional Subjects Oceanography
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EKCM  GC11.SV2 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 01/01/1988
Collation x pages, 1 leaf, 1087 pages : . illustrations, tables, diagrams charts (some folded) ; 24 cm
Includes indexes. Bibliography at end of each chapter except two.
Contents Notes
I. Introduction -- II. The Earth and the Ocean Basins -- III. Physical Properties of Sea Water -- IV. General Distribution of Temperature, Salinity, and Density -- Theory of Distribution of Variables in the Sea -- VI. Chemistry of Sea Water -- VII. Organisms and the Composition of Sea Water -- VIII. The Sea as a Biological Environment -- IX. Populations of the Sea -- X. Observations and Collections at Sea -- XI. General Character of Ocean Currents -- XII. Statics and Kinematics -- XIII. Dynamics of Ocean Currents -- XIV. Waves and Tides -- XV. The Water Masses and Currents of the Oceans -- XVI. Phytoplankton in Relation to Physical-Chemical Properties of the Environment -- XVII. Animals in Relation to Physical-Chemical Properties of the Environment -- XVIII. Interrelations of Marine Organisms -- XIX. Organic Production in the Sea -- XX. Marine Sedimentation.