Voyage: Ocean, 1st Edition

  • John Woodward
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  • ISBN-10: 0756655994
  • ISBN-13: 9780756655990
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released January 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Overview

A gorgeous follow-up to our innovative Mission: Space, Voyage: Ocean brings us back down to Earth and into the abyss of the deep, blue sea. Spectacular images take center stage as we explore the incredible ocean and the animals and plants that live there. Special spreads focus on man’s interaction with and exploration of the ocean, explaining up-to-the minute scientific advances and developments. Informative text interacts with the imagery throughout this circular tome, making it an asset to any library, be it at home, school, aquarium, or beyond

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Title Page.
Contents.
1: Your Journey Begins.
2: Ocean Planet.
3: Ocean Floor.
4: Ocean Water.
5: Wind and Waves.
6: Currents.
7: Tides.
8: Coasts.
9: Arctic Ocean.
10: Winter Ice.
11: Sea Life… on the Ice.
12: Focus on… Polynyas.
13: Summer Seas.
14: Icebreakers.
15: Focus on… Icebergs.
16: Atlantic Ocean.
17: North Atlantic.
18: Focus on… the Titanic.
19: Northern Seas.
20: Sea Life… on Tidal Shores.
21: Focus on… Lighthouses.
22: The Mediterranean.
23: Sea Life… in the Sunlit Zone.
24: Sargasso Sea.
25: The Caribbean.
26: South Atlantic.
27: Sailing Around the World.
28: Indian Ocean.
29: East African Seas.
30: Focus on… Feeding Frenzy.
31: Indian Seas.
32: Focus on… Cyclones and Tsunamis.
33: Sea Life… in the Ocean Depths.
34: Focus on… Bioluminescence.
35: The Sunda Arc.
36: Sea Life… in Mangrove Swamps.
37: Pacific Ocean.
38: North Pacific.
39: Sea Life… in the Kelp Forests.
40: The Galápagos.
41: Deepwater Submersibles.
42: Focus On… Hydrothermal Vents.
43: Hawaii.
44: China Seas.
45: Oceania.
46: Sea Life… on Coral Reefs.
47: Scuba Diving.
48: Great Barrier Reef.
49: Southern Ocean.
50: Antarctic Fringes.
51: Frozen Seas.
52: Sea Life… Under the Ice.
53: Focus on… Ice Shelves.
54: Ocean Resources.
55: Voyages of Discovery.
56: Ocean Science.
57: Mining the Oceans.
58: Ocean Harvest.
59: Pollution and Climate Change.
60: Ocean Conservation.
Glossary.
Index.
Acknowledgments.