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The Resource The science of ocean waves : ripples, tsunamis, and stormy seas, J. B. Zirker

The science of ocean waves : ripples, tsunamis, and stormy seas, J. B. Zirker

Label
The science of ocean waves : ripples, tsunamis, and stormy seas
Title
The science of ocean waves
Title remainder
ripples, tsunamis, and stormy seas
Statement of responsibility
J. B. Zirker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zirker, Jack B
Dewey number
551.46/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GC211.2
LC item number
.Z57 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ocean waves
  • Tsunamis
Label
The science of ocean waves : ripples, tsunamis, and stormy seas, J. B. Zirker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Walk along the beach -- What exactly is a wave? -- How the wind generates ocean waves -- Touch of reality: How big waves behave -- Observations at sea: the postwar boom -- Forecasting and monitoring storm waves -- Breaking waves -- Freaks and rogues -- Tsunamis -- Internal waves and El Nino -- Tides -- Currents -- Ship waves -- Renewable energy from waves and tides -- Future -- Glossary -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 248 pages
Isbn
9781421410784
Lccn
2012051092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn828263480
  • (OCoLC)828263480
  • 1380968
Label
The science of ocean waves : ripples, tsunamis, and stormy seas, J. B. Zirker
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Walk along the beach -- What exactly is a wave? -- How the wind generates ocean waves -- Touch of reality: How big waves behave -- Observations at sea: the postwar boom -- Forecasting and monitoring storm waves -- Breaking waves -- Freaks and rogues -- Tsunamis -- Internal waves and El Nino -- Tides -- Currents -- Ship waves -- Renewable energy from waves and tides -- Future -- Glossary -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 248 pages
Isbn
9781421410784
Lccn
2012051092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn828263480
  • (OCoLC)828263480
  • 1380968

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