Published January 29, 2007
by DK CHILDREN .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||96|
Product details Age Range: 10 - 17 years Grade Level: 5 - 12 Spiral-bound: 96 pages Publisher: DK Children (Janu ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: 2 pounds Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars 2 /5(3). The recently released and revised Ocean Atlas is a treasure trove of scientific information combined with an extraordinary compilation of maps and images. For scientists, the volume provides excellent reference materials, fun facts, and insights from experts across many disciplines along with interesting historical by: 7. This book is beautifully written and illustrated. The author has linked the importance of the ocean to all creatures lives here on the planet earth in a clearly written a 5/5(2). An unequaled resource for both education and entertainment, Atlas of the Ocean also explores the progress of fascinating technological developments that will help scientists discover the ocean s innumerable uncharted regions and life-forms. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Cited by: 1.
This gorgeous atlas takes readers on an ocean-by-ocean survey of the world- using extraordinary photography and special imaging technology to uncover underwater ecosystems and undersea terrain, and tell the story of humankind's exploration and exploitation of the seas/5(4). Although many books have explored the environmental problems being faced on land, Atlas of Oceans is the A tragedy is playing out beneath the surface of the world's bodies of marine waters, one that began long before the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico/5. WORLD OCEAN ATLAS (WOA18) The WOA18 updates previous versions of the World Ocean Atlas to include approximately 3 million new oceanographic casts added to the World Ocean Database and renewed quality control. This final version of WOA18 published in July, is replacing a prereleased version made available in September, Cornell's Ocean Atlas book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(6).
Geography This Worldview of the UN Atlas of the Oceans presents material by geographic areas. Boundaries and names shown and the designations used on the map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the United Nations. Ocean Atlas book. A comprehensive exploration of our oceans, covering geography, ecosystems, and animals through a mix of illustrations, photographs, maps, and diagrams. Ocean Atlas: A journey across the waves and into the deep by Tom Jackson and illustrated by Ana Djordjevic is a book for elementary and early middle school aged students that does a great job in providing an overview of many different ocean topics, such as geography, currents, ecosystems, ocean layers, hurricanes, tsunamis and conservation. Our oceans and coasts are important parts of our environment – and they urgently need our protection. The atlas you’re holding is intended to illustrate the important role played by the ocean and its ecosystems – not only for people living on the coasts but for all of us.