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The Resource Ocean atlas : a journey across the waves and into the deep, Tom Jackson ; illustrated by Ana Djordjevic

Ocean atlas : a journey across the waves and into the deep, Tom Jackson ; illustrated by Ana Djordjevic

Label
Ocean atlas : a journey across the waves and into the deep
Title
Ocean atlas
Title remainder
a journey across the waves and into the deep
Statement of responsibility
Tom Jackson ; illustrated by Ana Djordjevic
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive exploration of our oceans, covering geography, ecosystems, and animals through a mix of illustrations, photographs, maps, and diagrams. Map out the oceans layers, from the sunlight zone to the abyss, exploring the conditions within each zone and the different creatures that live there, as well as exploring features of the ocean floor such as underwater volcanoes, thermal vents, and the mid-Atlantic ridge. It also: explores ocean currents and tides; looks at the migrations of different ocean-dwelling creatures; maps the sea bed, including information on how oceanographers gather their data; explores sea temperatures and ocean chlorophyll and plankton, looking at the impact these elements have on ecosystems; looks at environmental issues such as pollution, acidification, ice-cap melt and rising temperatures
Cataloging source
QPPL
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1972-
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Jackson, Tom
Dewey number
551.46
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Djordjevic, Ana
Series statement
Amazing adventures
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  • Ocean
  • Oceanography
  • Marine animals
  • Marine ecology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ocean atlas : a journey across the waves and into the deep, Tom Jackson ; illustrated by Ana Djordjevic
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000067445284
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780711251847
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1164725556
Label
Ocean atlas : a journey across the waves and into the deep, Tom Jackson ; illustrated by Ana Djordjevic
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000067445284
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780711251847
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1164725556

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