The Facts on File Dictionary of Marine Science / Edition 2

The Facts on File Dictionary of Marine Science / Edition 2

by Barbara Charton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816063834

ISBN-13: 9780816063833

Pub. Date: 10/28/2007

Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated

Thoroughly revised and updated, The Facts On File Dictionary of Marine Science contains over 2,500 entries-500 new to this edition-dealing with the basic vocabulary of marine science. Revised information on time scales, an updated chronology of significant events, and a taxonomic classification of living organisms are also included. New entries include:…  See more details below

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Thoroughly revised and updated, The Facts On File Dictionary of Marine Science contains over 2,500 entries-500 new to this edition-dealing with the basic vocabulary of marine science. Revised information on time scales, an updated chronology of significant events, and a taxonomic classification of living organisms are also included. New entries include: abyssal rocks, Luis Alvarez, celestial navigation, giant squid, global warming, microfossils, off-shore drilling, phosphorescence, saw sharks, and zoantharia.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816063833
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/2007
Series:
Science Dictionaries Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
14 - 18 Years

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