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Oceanographers and explorers of the sea

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Publisher:
Enslow Publishers,
Pub. Date:
[1999]
Language:
English
Description
Biographies of ten American scientists and pioneers of the study of ocean science make up this interesting book for young readers. Includes biographies of Maurice Ewing, Ernest Everett Just, Sylvia A. Earle, Roger Revelle, Walter Munk, Eugenie Clark, Henry Stommel, Allyn Vine, Robert Ballard, and Kathryn Sullivan. Undersea adventures with robot cameras, deep-diving submersibles, and laboratory experiments highlight the text, as author Kirk Polking discusses the technological advances that make underwater exploration possible, from the Titanic to the tiniest cells of sea creatures.
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ISBN:
9780766011137
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 8.2, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
1040L
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Grouping Title oceanographers and explorers of the sea
Grouping Author polking kirk
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-10 01:06:21AM
Last Indexed 2019-05-23 04:27:37AM

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series Collective biographies
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subject_facet Biographies, Explorers -- Juvenile literature, Explorers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Literature, Oceanographers -- Juvenile literature, Oceanographers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Scientists -- Juvenile literature, Scientists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_display Oceanographers and explorers of the sea
title_full Oceanographers and explorers of the sea / Kirk Polking
title_short Oceanographers and explorers of the sea
topic_facet Explorers, Oceanographers, Scientists