Encyclopedia of Marine Science (Facts on File Science Library)

October 30, 2020
Encyclopedia of Marine Science (Facts on File Science Library)

An invaluable reference, Encyclopedia of Marine Scienceexplores the principal areas and issues of this core sciencediscipline in more than 600 entries, 20 essays, and more than 200black-and-white photographs and line illustrations. Thiscomprehensive encyclopedia brings together information on marinescience from its component and affiliate sciences, along withinformation on technology, commerce, business, society, history,and more.Detailed entries cover concepts, technologies, phenomena,organisms, treaties and legal issues, research stations, places andgeographical features, vessels, experiments, marine sanctuaries,scientists and lawmakers, programs, organizations, occupations andcareers, and other subjects related to marine science. Spanning1872 to the present, this resource concentrates on developmentssince World War II, including organizations, people, concepts, andlaws of international or regional importance. Designed for highschool and college students, Encyclopedia of MarineScience is extensively cross-referenced and indexed toincrease its accessibility to students and teachers.http://www.infobasepublishing.com/Bookdetail.aspx?ISBN=0816050228&p=&ebooks=0