Oceans : a very short introduction / Dorrik Stow.
Publication year: 2017
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press,
ISBN: 9780199655076 (pbk.) :
Our oceans are hugely important, as a source of food and mineral wealth, as an environment for a vast variety of wildlife, for the role they play in climate regulation, and as part of the biogeochemical cycles of carbon, nitrogen, and other elements critical to life. Dorrik Stow explores what we know about how oceans originate and are maintained.
Series: Very short introductions
184 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 18 cm.
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