Oceanography (seas)

    End of the Pier

    By Tony Gareth Smith

    Paperback £9.99

    The year is 1973 and changes are afoot in Great Yarmouth and Brokencliff-on-Sea as the New Year comes in with bang! Return to a simpler time when family holidays at the seaside were still fun and electronic devices had never been heard of. The only sound that was heard was...

    World of Tides

    By William Thomson

    Hardback £14.46

    A journey round the world's most extraordinary coasts and seas

    Farewell to Ice

    By Peter Wadhams

    Paperback £8.45

    'Astonishing ... beautiful, compelling and terrifying' Observer 'Wadhams' writing sparkles ... a lyrical sense of wonder at the natural world ... essential reading ... may be the best reader-friendly account of the greenhouse effect available to date' John Burnside, New Statesman Ice is beautiful and complex. It regulates our planet's...

    Oceans: A Very Short Introduction

    By Dorrik Stow

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    Our oceans are hugely important, as a source of food and mineral wealth, as an environment for a vast variety of wildlife, for the role they play in climate regulation, and as part of the biogeochemical cycles of carbon, nitrogen, and other elements critical to life. Dorrik Stow explores what...

    RISINGTIDEFALLINGSTAR

    By Philip Hoare

    Hardback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    Rich and strange from the tip of its title to its deep-sunk bones' Robert Macfarlane From the author of Leviathan, or, The Whale, comes a composite portrait of the subtle, beautiful, inspired and demented ways in which we have come to terms with our watery planet.

    Radiative Transfer in the Atmosphere and Ocean

    By Gary E. Thomas

    Hardback Save £9.94 = £70.05

    This new and completely updated edition offers valuable, practical approaches to radiative transfer for students and researchers. It provides a basic understanding of the role of radiation in climate and climate change and teaches how to use radiative transfer tools to analyze data from ground-based, airborne and satellite sensors.

    Marine Conservation

    By P. Keith Probert

    Hardback £70.05

    Presenting a global look at conservation of the world's seas and their marine life, this book covers conservation issues pertinent to major groups of marine organisms, key habitats and initiatives in marine conservation. It will be invaluable for tertiary students and those working in conservation and resource management.

    Conservation for the Anthropocene Ocean: Interdisciplinary Science in Support of Nature and People

    Paperback £44.02

    Conservation for the Anthropocene Ocean: Interdisciplinary Science in Support of Nature and People emphasizes strategies to better connect the practice of marine conservation with the needs and priorities of a growing global human population. It conceptualizes nature and people as part of shared ecosystems, with interdisciplinary methodologies and science-based applications...

    Sea Floor

    By Wolfgang Berger

    Hardback Save £11.54 = £58.45

    They should allow the reader to comment on new results about plate tectonics, marine sedimentation from the coasts to the deep sea, climatological aspects, paleoceanology and the use of the sea floor. The text tries to transmit to the reader excitement of marine geological research both aboard and in modern...

    Spatial Analysis of Coastal Environments

    By Sarah Hamylton

    Hardback Save £4.51 = £40.48

    This book covers the spatial analytical tools needed to map, monitor and explain or predict coastal features. Presenting empirical geographical approaches using recent technological developments, while providing detailed case studies on a range of coastal environments, it is an ideal resource for undergraduates studying spatial science.

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