Understanding The Sea, Paperback / softback Book

Understanding The Sea Paperback / softback


The sea is not just a huge body of salt water. It is acted upon by various physical and chemical factors.

These combines to form a complex web which takes scientists many years to unravel.

This book covers a wide range of subjects, from winds, waves, tsunamis, tides, and currents to biological phenomena like biorhythm and bioluminescence to seamanship and maritime lore written in a simple language and easily understood by the layperson who is not conversant with basic sciences.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 456 pages, 1 colour photographs and 590 b/w illustrations
  • Publisher: OUP India
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  • Category: Oceanography (seas)
  • ISBN: 9780198098522


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