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The deep /

Claire Nouvian [editor].

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Names: Nouvian, Claire.
Vernacular: The exploration of the deep / Cindy Lee Van Dover -- Midwater life : survival in a harsh environment / George I. Matsumoto -- A Chinese shadow theater -- The nocturnal balletof deep-sea creatures / Marsh Youngbluth -- Living lights in the sea / Edith Widder -- Evolution caught red-handed --Gelatinous but voracious predators / Laurence Madin -- From myth to reality : monsters of the deep / Clyde Roper -- Are deep-sea animals living fossils/ Robert C. Vrijenhoek -- The vampire squid from hell -- The deep seafloor : a desert devoid of life/ Craig M. Young -- The polar depths / Michael Klages -- The Monterey Canyon / Gary Greene -- Sharks of the dark -- Seamounts : Gal鈇pagos of the deep / J. Anthony Koslow -- Deepwater coral reefs : out of sight, out of mind -- Hydrothermal vents / Daniel Desbruy醗res -- Gas promotes mass : methane seeps / Lisa Levin -- A whale's endis the beginning of life at the deep seafloor / Craig R. Smith -- Deep trenches : the ultimate abysses / Kantaro Fujioka and Dhugal Lindsay.
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007.
Topics: Deep-sea animals. | Deep-sea ecology. | Deep-sea animals - Pictorial works. | Deep-sea animals. | Deep-sea ecology. | Faune des grands fonds. | Écologie sous-marine. | Faune des grands fonds - Ouvrages illustrés. | Deep-sea animals. | Deep-sea ecology. | Deep-sea animals - Pictorial works. | Bentos.
Genres: Young adult books. | Illustrated works. | Pictorial works. | Illustrated works.
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880-01 Preface -- Introduction -- Life in the water column -- The exploration of the deep / Cindy Lee Van Dover -- Midwater life : Survival in a harsh environment / George I. Matsumoto -- A Chinese shadow theater -- The nocturnal ballet of deep-sea creatures / Marsh Youngbluth -- Living lights in the sea / Edith Widder -- Evolution caught red-handed -- Gelatinous but voracious predators / Laurence Madin -- From myth to reality : monsters of the deep / Clyde Roper -- Are deep-sea animals living fossils? / Robert C. Vrijenhoek -- The Vampire squid from hell -- Life at the bottom -- The deep seafloor : a desert devoid of life? / Craig M. Young -- The Polar depths / Michael Klages -- The Monterey Canyon / Gary Greene -- Sharks of the dark -- Seamounts : Galápagos of the deep / Anthony Koslow -- Deepwater coral reefs : out of sight, out of mind -- Hydrothermal vents / Daniel Desbruyères -- Gas promotes mass : Methane seeps / Lisa Levin -- A whale's end is the beginning of life at the deep seafloor / Craig R. Smith -- Deep trenches : ultimate abysses / Kantaro Fujioka and Dhugal Lindsay -- The deep sea in figures -- Glossary -- Index -- Bibliography -- Acknowledgments.
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