"How do the oceans work?" Essentials of Oceanography, Eleventh Edition, takes an interdisciplinary approach to help students answer this question. The latest edition brings together the interrelated spheres that compose Earth's systems as they relate to the oceans: geological, chemical, physical and biological. Trujillo and Thurman balance rigor and accessibility, combining in-depth discussions of oceanographic concepts with highly visual and interactive study aids to demystify the science for the non-science student. This unique combination has made Essentials of Oceanography the best-selling brief book—and one of the best-sellers overall—in oceanography.

Key Features:-

  • Accessible language demystifies scientific terms by introducing each new term with its etymon (the t
  • Discussion of The Oceans and Climate Change (Ch. 16) includes detailed coverage of greenhouse gases
  • Popular "Students Sometimes Ask" feature answers common and often entertaining, questions asked by r

More Details about Essentials Of Oceanography, 11th Edition

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Author(s)Trujillo and Thurman
PublisherPearson India
Publish YearJanuary 2015