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Published: 12 December 1991

288 Pages | 5 halftones

ISBN: 9780195069976

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The Sea Around Us

Special Edition

Rachel L. Carson
Introduction by Ann H. Zwinger and Afterword by Jeffrey S. Levinton

  • Captures the mystery and allure of the ocean with a compelling blend of imagination and expertise.
  • Features a new chapter written by Jeffrey Levinton, a leading expert in marine ecology, that brings the book up to date
  • Incorporates the most recent thinking on continental drift, coral reefs, the spread of the ocean floor, the deterioration of the oceans, mass extinction of sea life, and many other topics
  • Provides a timely reminder of both the fragility and the importance of the ocean and the life that abounds within it

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