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Ocean (DK Eyewitness Books)

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New Look! Relaunched with new jackets and 8 pages of new text!



Here is an exciting and informative guide to the natural history, geology, and exploration of the world's vast oceans. Superb, color photographs of incredible submersibles, realistic models of the sea floor, and the remarkable animals and plants that make up marine life offer a unique "eyewitness" view of the ocean's hidden wealth. See a sea spider crawling on the ocean floor, ocean research vessels in operation, a cuttlefish disappear in a squirt of ink, inside a decompression chamber, and an octopus escaping a predator by jet propulsion. Learn how a monitoring buoy measure temperature, about the world's major currents, why a hermit crab finds a second home, and how the earth's plates form. Discover where the deepest dive was made, the length of a giant tube worm, what fish eat at the bottom of the ocean, how a coral reef is formed, how dead man's fingers got their name, and much, much more.

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Learn how a monitoring buoy measure temperature, about the world's major currents, why a hermit crab finds a second home, and how the earth's plates form. Discover where the deepest dive was made, the length of a giant tube worm, what fish eat at the bottom of the ocean, how a coral reef is formed, how dead man's fingers got their name, and much, much more.

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In this excellent Eyewitness Books you will discover the vast waters that cover the earth's surface - the sunlit shallows, the mysterious depths, and the amazing ocean wildlife.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780756607111
Manufactured:
Greenaway, Frank
Publisher:
DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Photographer:
Greenaway, Frank
Author:
MacQuitty, Miranda
Author:
DK Publishing
Subject:
Ocean
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Nature / Guide Books
Subject:
Marine animals
Subject:
Nature - Water (oceans, lakes, etc.)
Subject:
Science & Nature - Earth Sciences - Water (Oceans, Lakes, Et
Subject:
Water (oceans, lakes, etc.)
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Revised Hardcover
Series:
DK Eyewitness Books
Publication Date:
August 2004
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
72
Dimensions:
11.14x8.84x.47 in. 1.17 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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"Synopsis" by , Learn how a monitoring buoy measure temperature, about the world's major currents, why a hermit crab finds a second home, and how the earth's plates form. Discover where the deepest dive was made, the length of a giant tube worm, what fish eat at the bottom of the ocean, how a coral reef is formed, how dead man's fingers got their name, and much, much more.
"Synopsis" by , In this excellent Eyewitness Books you will discover the vast waters that cover the earth's surface - the sunlit shallows, the mysterious depths, and the amazing ocean wildlife.
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