The Resource The extreme life of the sea, Stephen R. Palumbi and Anthony R. Palumbi

The extreme life of the sea, Stephen R. Palumbi and Anthony R. Palumbi

Label
The extreme life of the sea
Title
The extreme life of the sea
Statement of responsibility
Stephen R. Palumbi and Anthony R. Palumbi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The ocean teems with life that thrives under difficult situations in unusual environments. The Extreme Life of the Sea takes readers to the absolute limits of the ocean world--the fastest and deepest, the hottest and oldest creatures of the oceans. It dives into the icy Arctic and boiling hydrothermal vents--and exposes the eternal darkness of the deepest undersea trenches--to show how marine life thrives against the odds. This thrilling book brings to life the sea's most extreme species, and tells their stories as characters in the drama of the oceans. Coauthored by Stephen Palumbi, one of t
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
591.77
Index
index present
LC call number
QL121
LC item number
.P35 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The extreme life of the sea, Stephen R. Palumbi and Anthony R. Palumbi
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The epic ocean -- The earliest -- The most archaic -- The smallest -- The deepest -- The shallowest -- The oldest -- The fastest and the furthest -- The hottest -- The coldest -- The strangest families -- Future extremes -- Epilogue : a grand bargain
Control code
ocn869735703
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306408349
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4kdq80
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29760549
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)869735703
  • pebcl1306408342

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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