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A history of oceanography

the edge of an unfamiliar world

by Susan Schlee

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Published by Hale in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oceanography -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSusan Schlee.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGC29 .S34 1975
    The Physical Object
    Pagination398 p. :
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5248755M
    ISBN 100709145594
    LC Control Number75321076

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