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An Introduction to Hydraulics of Fine Sediment Transport

by Ashish J Mehta

This book presents observations on the phenomena of fine sediment transport and their explanations under process-related divisions such as flocculation, erosion, and deposition.

The text is a compilation of the...


Ocean Surface Waves: Their Physics and Prediction

by Stanisław R Massel

The book is an extended and updated edition of the book published in 1996 under the same title (World Scientific, ISBN 9810216866). It contains a very comprehensive and extensive study on surface ocean waves...


Theory and Applications of Ocean Surface Waves: Part 1: Linear AspectsPart 2: Nonlinear Aspects

by C Mei Chiang, Michael Stiassnie & Dick K-P Yue

This book is an expanded version of The Applied Dynamics of Ocean Surface Waves. It presents theoretical topics on ocean wave dynamics, including basic principles and applications in coastal and offshore engineering...


Water Wave Mechanics for Engineers and Scientists

by Robert G Dean & Robert A Dalrymple

This book is intended as an introduction to classical water wave theory for the college senior or first year graduate student. The material is self-contained; almost all mathematical and engineering concepts...


Mechanics of Coastal Sediment Transport

by Jørgen Fredsøe & Rolf Deigaard

This book treats the subject of sediment transport in the marine environment, covering transport of noncohesive sediment by waves and currents in- and outside the surf zone. It can be read independently, but...


Numerical Modeling of Ocean Dynamics

by ZYGMUNT KOWALIK & T S MURTY

While there are several excellent books dealing with numerical analysis and analytical theory, one has to practically sift through hundreds of references. This monograph is an attempt to partly rectify this...


Beyond the Moon: A Conversational, Common Sense Guide to Understanding the Tides

by JAMES GREIG MCCULLY

Finally, someone has written a comprehensive, easily readable explanation of the tides on earth that is both simple enough for students and solid enough for their professors. Step by step, by analogy and illustration,...


Atlantis, the Antediluvian World

by Ignatius Donnelly

This 1882 classic offers an erudite blend of evidence from geologic, oceanographic, and anthropologic studies and remains a captivating work of enthusiasm and imaginative thought. 128 illustrations. Introduction...


Marine Conservation

by Bob Earll

In the last 50 years marine conservation has grown from almost nothing to become a major topic of global activity involving many people and organisations. Marine conservation activities have been applied to...


Blue Planet, Blue God: The Bible and The Sea

by Meric Srokosz & Rebecca S. Watson

The ocean dominates the surface of the earth and is in the pages of the Bible too. The Bible offers a view of the sea and the life it supports which affirms its intrinsic value to God as a good, and indeed essential,...


The Longest Rivers Lead to the Biggest Oceans - Geography Books for Kids Age 9-12 | Children's Geography Books

by Baby Professor

All rivers lead to the ocean but the longest have the most direct lines. This geography book will discuss the rivers of the world and their connections to the oceans. Geography will tell you how every part of...


The Oceans

by Eelco J. Rohling

The 4.4-billion-year history of the oceans and their role in Earth's climate system

It has often been said that we know more about the moon than we do about our own oceans. In fact, we know a great deal more...


Seven-Tenths

by David Fisichella

* This book will appeal to a diverse group of readers: sailors, people interested in how the oceans work and how they control the Earth’s climate, the vision-impaired community, those who like seagoing adventure...


Kid's Guide to Water Formations - Children's Science & Nature

by Baby Professor

To a child, all water formations can be summed up as the ocean. That’s not the truth and you know that. Use this educational picture book to help your child differentiate between the many and different water...


Oceans For Kids: People, Places and Cultures - Children Explore The World Books

by Baby Professor

Let’s swim the deep blue sea and marvel at all the beautiful creatures you will meet there! This educational book is filled with wonders and adventures. It is a great learning tool that you can keep at home...


Watercycle (Streams, Rivers, Lakes and Oceans): 2nd Grade Science Workbook | Children's Earth Sciences Books Edition

by Baby Professor

Where do waters in streams and rivers go? Where do oceans lead to? These are important questions that need good answers. Luckily, there are resources – like this book – that have been designed especially...


4th Grade Science Workbook: Marine Life

by Baby Professor

What beautiful creatures can you find in the oceans? This marine workbook features scientific facts and figures to help you understand what a watery life is all about. Through this workbook, your child will...


First Grade Science Workbook: Sea Monsters

by Baby Professor

Are sea monsters real? Well, maybe some basic definitions will help straighten the subject up. This educational picture book will teach your child to believe in sea monsters because they will actually see the...


Wildlife in the Oceans and Seas for Kids (Aquatic & Marine Life) | 2nd Grade Science Edition Vol 6

by Baby Professor

What would you see if you ride a submarine to explore the deep blue sea? You'll be seeing fish and whales and sharks and all marine animals in between! It's the same adventure when you open this book and start...


The Gulf Stream

by Stan Ulanski

Coursing through the Atlantic Ocean is a powerful current with a force 300 times that of the mighty Amazon. Ulanski explores the fascinating science and history of this sea highway known as the Gulf Stream,...