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The Resource The Facts on File dictionary of marine science, Barbara Charton

The Facts on File dictionary of marine science, Barbara Charton

Label
The Facts on File dictionary of marine science
Title
The Facts on File dictionary of marine science
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Charton
Title variation
Dictionary of marine science
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Facts On File Dictionary of Marine Science, New Edition contains nearly 3,000 cross-referenced entries, reflecting the breadth of the field, which encompasses biochemistry, botany, chemistry, ecology, geology, meteorology, and zoology. Including more than 300 new or revised terms, this comprehensive volume reflects the myriad changes in the field and the public's increasing awareness of the issues that affect society and the environment worldwide." "In addition to more than 25 new line drawings, the dictionary includes a bibliography and a set of five helpful appendixes: the geologic timescale, a chronology of marine history, taxonomic classification of living organisms, marine science research projects, and a list of helpful Web sites." "The Facts On File Dictionary of Marine Science, New Edition will benefit students, teachers, science and technical writers, or others looking for an ideal guide to this interdisciplinary and sometimes controversial field."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
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Charton, Barbara
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
GC9
LC item number
.F28 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Facts on File, Inc
Series statement
Facts on File science library
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Marine sciences
Label
The Facts on File dictionary of marine science, Barbara Charton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 'The Facts on File dictionary of marine science' / [edited by] Barbara Charton -- 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 463-468)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm69332340
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
x, 468 p.
Isbn
9780816063833
Lccn
2006045654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The Facts on File dictionary of marine science, Barbara Charton
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 'The Facts on File dictionary of marine science' / [edited by] Barbara Charton -- 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 463-468)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm69332340
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
x, 468 p.
Isbn
9780816063833
Lccn
2006045654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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