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Ocean [electronic resource] / written by Miranda MacQuitty ; photographed by Frank Greenaway.

MacQuitty, Miranda. (Author). Greenaway, Frank, 1946- ill. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780756643546 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0756643546 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (72 p.) : col. ill., maps.
  • Edition: Rev. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 68) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Oceans of the past -- Oceans today -- Life in the oceans -- Waves and weather -- Sandy and muddy -- Soft seabed -- Rocks underwater -- On the rocks -- Coral kingdom -- Life on a coral reef -- Sea meadows -- Predators and prey -- Homes and hiding -- Attack and defense -- Jet set -- Moving along -- Ocean travelers -- Twilight zone -- Darkest depths -- On the bottom -- Vents and smokers -- Diverse divers -- Underwater machines -- Ocean explorers -- Wrecks on the seabed -- Harvesting fish -- Ocean products -- Oil and gas exploration -- Oceans in peril -- Did you know? -- World's oceans -- Find out more.
Summary, etc.: Discusses the watery world covering most ot the earth and the wildlife in its depths.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Ocean > Juvenile literature.
Marine biology > Juvenile literature.
Ocean.
Marine biology.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Science & Nature > Earth Sciences > Water (Oceans, Lakes, etc.)
Genre: Electronic books.

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