The World's Oceans: Geography, History, and Environment

by
Rainer F. Buschmanneditor
Lance Noldeeditor
The World's Oceans: Geography, History, and Environment

20180731

ABC-CLIO

Pages 448
Topics Geography and World Cultures

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The World's Oceans: Geography, History, and Environment

Author(s): Rainer F. Buschmann and Lance Nolde, Editors
Contributors: Buschmann, Rainer; Nolde, Lance;
Abstract:

This single-volume resource explores the five major oceans of the world, addressing current issues such as sea rise and climate change and explaining the significance of the oceans from historical, geographic, and cultural perspectives.


• Introduces readers to the five major oceans of the world and provides ready-reference entries relating to geography, the environment, science, history, and culture

• Entries are engaging and accessible to all readers from high school to university students to general readers

• Includes sidebars of "fun facts" throughout the text that highlight interesting oceanic subtopics

Editor(s): Buschmann, Rainer; Nolde, Lance;
SortTitle: world's oceans: geography, history, and environment
Keyword(s): Geography and World Cultures
Author Info:
Rainer F. Buschmanneditor
Lance Noldeeditor
eISBN-13: 9781440843525
Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/9781440843525.jpg
Print ISBN-13: 9781440843518
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 448
Publication Date: 20180731