Marine Geology and Oceanography of the Arctic Seas

By: Herman, Yvonne (Editor)

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First edition. Lightly rubbed. 1974 Large Hardcover. ix, 397 pp. Bibliography and index follow text. A collection of scientific essays about the geology and oceanography of the Arctic seas, contributed by various authors. The fifteen chapters consider the oceanographic and topographic setting of the region. The past atmospheric circulatory patterns, the structure and evolution of the crust beneath the Arctic and surrounding seas, as well as the origin and mode of dispersal of sediments are discussed. Special problems include biostratigraphic correlations, paleooceanography and faunal evolution. The compendium also considers important Ice Age theories. Illustrated with line drawings and scanning electron micrographs.

Title: Marine Geology and Oceanography of the Arctic Seas

Author: Herman, Yvonne (Editor)

Categories: Ecology & Environmental Science, Geology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York: 1974

Binding: Large Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 1968086

Keywords: SCIENCE ARCTIC SEAS OCEAN MARINE GEOLOGY OCEANOGRAPHY POLAR REGIONS,