Descriptive Physical Oceanography, by G Pickford and W Emery

Descriptive Physical Oceanography, An Introduction
George L Pickford and William J Emery

From the private collection of Ley Kenyon, artist, diver (and designated artist/forger of the ‘Great Escape’ from Stalag Luft 3).

Paperback in very good condition.

Ocean dimensions, shapes and bottom material
Physical properties of sea water
Typical distributions of water characteristics in the oceans
Water, salt and heat budgets of the oceans
Instruments and methods
Circulation and water masses of the oceans
Coastal oceanography
Some directions for future work

249 pages
B&W photographs and illustrations
150 mm x 230 mm (6 in x 9 in)
4th edition, 1984, Pergamon Press, London


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Additional information

Weight .8 kg
Dimensions 26 × 18 × 3 cm