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Published: 20 December 2001

324 Pages | numerous halftones and figures


ISBN: 9780198549550

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The Biology of the Deep Ocean

Peter Herring

Biology of Habitats Series

  • Describes the largest ecosystem on the planet
  • Deals with the hidden 'aliens' of Earth's inner space
  • Includes all oceanic organisms, from viruses to whales
  • Highlights the extraordinary survival strategies of the deep-sea fauna
  • Founded on the author's unique deep-sea experience in all the world's oceans, based on more than 60 research cruises and submersible dives

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