Tuesday, 22nd of January 2019

Understanding the sea


The book Understanding the sea covers a range of subjects, from winds, waves, tsunamis, tides, and currents to biological phenomena like biorhythm and bio luminescence to seamanship and maritime lore. It will be useful reading for biologists and budding oceanographers, sailors, and any youngster keen to widen his knowledge of the sea.

Published by: Bombay Natural History Society and Oxford University Press

Book Specifications:
Size: 17 x 23 inches (closed) (vertical layout)
No of pages: 456

No of illustrations: 1 colour photograph


The book has been listed as ‘recommended reading’ for Third Year BSc students of Zoology.