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The Atlantic Ocean

  • 48 Pages
  • 0.43 MB
  • English
Blackbirch Press , Woodbridge, Conn
Oceanography -- Atlantic Ocean -- Juvenile literature., Atlantic O


Atlantic Ocean., Atlantic

About the Edition

Discusses the location, physical environment, life forms, and exploration of the Atlantic Ocean.

Statementby Leighton Taylor.
SeriesLife in the sea
LC ClassificationsGC481 .T39 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL386389M
ISBN 101567112463
LC Control Number98049123

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The Atlantic Ocean. [Anne Ylvisaker] -- Introduces the long, curving ocean that covers approximately one fifth of the earth's surface, and provides instructions for an activity to demonstrate evaporation of salt water.

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Unlike all other regions called seas, it has no land boundaries.

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