One Hundred Years of Oceanography. First Edition


MILLS, Eric L., (ed.). One Hundred Years of Oceanography : Essays commemorating the visit of H.M.S. Challenger to Halifax, May 9-19, 1873. Halifax, N.S. : "Published by Dalhousie University in co-operation with The Nova Scotia Museum", 1975. First Edition. Pp (6),[i]-ii,[1]-89,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated cream card covers, dark blue lettering to front cover and spine.

Front cover gives title as 100 years of Oceanography.

Contents:
1. Eric L. Mills's "The Challenger Expedition: how it started and what it did";

2. Peter J. Wangersky's "Chemical oceanography since the Challenger expedition";

3. David J.W. Piper's 'Marine geology since H.M.S. Challenger";

4. Eric L. Mills's "H.M.S. Challenger and the controversy about how the oceans circulate";

5. B.D. Loncarevic's "Mineral resources from the deep ocean: H.M.S. Challenger and now".

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Title: One Hundred Years of Oceanography. First Edition

Author Name: MILLS, Eric L. (ed.) LONCAROVIC, Bosco). PIPER, David J.W.). WANGERSKY, Peter J.).

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Dalhousie University/Nova Scotia Museum, 1975,: 1975

Seller ID: 12349

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA NAUTICAL OCEANOGRAPHY OCEANOGRAPHIC CANADA CANADIAN SCIENCE SCHISTORY MARINE,