Print ISBN: 978-1-64265-766-1
# of Pages: 400
# of Volumes: 1
Print List Price: $165
e-ISBN: 978-1-64265-767-8
eBook User Price: $165
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Principles of Marine Science

December 2020

The latest addition to Salem Press' Principles of Science series, Principles of Marine Science introduces readers to the fundamentals of oceanography using easy-to-understand language. Readers will get a solid start and deeper understanding of this complex subject that affects much of our lives on Earth, from climate, to pollution, to food supply. Entries provide in-depth examinations of more than 100 topics, many with illustrations, diagrams, and models.

A wide variety of terms and concepts is covered in this volume, including:

  • Chemical Oceanography 
  • Marine Conservation
  • World Ocean Circulation Experiment
  • Dead Zones
  • Ocean Colonization
  • Coastal Sciences
  • Limnology
  • Paleoceanography
  • Pollution

This resource will be a helpful tool for students and researchers who are just beginning their study of marine science and need a solid background of the key terms and elements in the field.