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Author Ambrose, Jamie (Author of nature books for children), author.

Title Oceanology / contributors, Jamie Ambrose, Dr. Amy-Jane Beer, Derek Harvey, Dr. Francis Dipper, Esther Ripley, Dorrick Stow.

Edition First American edition.
Publication Info. New York, NY : DK Publishing, 2020.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  551.46 AMB    DUE 10-25-21
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  551.46 AMB    AVAILABLE
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Description 415 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Note At head of title: Smithsonian.
"The secrets of the seas revealed"--Cover.
Includes index.
Summary Explains how life has adapted to the marine environment, including how a stonefish delivers its lethal venom and how a sponge sustains itself by sifting food from passing currents, while examining the physical forces and processes that shape the oceans, from global circulation systems and tides to undersea volcanoes and tsunamis.
Subject Oceanography.
Ocean.
Marine ecology.
Marine animals.
Added Author Beer, Amy-Jane, author.
Harvey, Derek, author.
Dipper, Francis, author.
Ripley, Esther, author.
Stow, D. A. V. (Dorrik A. V.), author.
Smithsonian Institution, editor.
Added Title Smithsonian oceanology
ISBN 9780744020502
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