Michael Allaby, Richard Garratt
Oceans: A Scientific History of Oceans and Marine Life
(Facts on File June 1, 2009)
, 1 edition
Details some of the greatest surveyors and mapmakers, including Captain James Cook and Robert FitzRoy, as well as some of the explorations that made a huge impact on ocean research. This book also examines ocean basins. It contains chapters that include: Mapping the Oceans, The Origin of the Oceans, and Studying the Ocean Floor.
- Discovering the Earth
- 0816060991 / 9780816060993
- 28.8 oz.
- 7.4 x 0.8