TITLE

Frozen Oceans: The Floating World of Pack Ice

AUTHOR(S)
Heger, Amandine
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Biologist;May2005, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p117
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Book
ABSTRACT
The article presents information about the book "Frozen Oceans: The Floating World of Pack Ice," by David N. Thomas. The book presents the geographical, seasonal and annual extent of ice cover and how it may be influenced by global climate change. The book provides a comprehensive and detailed insight into the world of pack ice. The layout of the book is consistent and has 10 chapters starting with an introductory section on pack ice, thoroughly describing the physical-structural and chemical properties of various types of sea ice and emphasizing the importance of environmental processes in their genesis.
ACCESSION #
17092745

 

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