How to read water : clues and patterns from puddles to the sea : learn to gauge depth, navigate, forecast weather and make other predictions with water

Book
Published 2016
Item Details
ISBN:
9781615193585
1615193588
Description:
393 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 20 cm
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 372-374) and index.
Contents:
Strange beginnings: an introduction
Launching
How to see the Pacific in a pond
Land ripples
The not so humble puddle
Rivers and streams
The rise
The lake
The color of water
Light and water
The sound of water
Reading waves
The Omani delight: an interlude
The coast
The beach
Currents and tides
Water at night
Shipwatching
Rare and extraordinary
Uncharted water: an epilogue.
LCCN:
2016016408
Subjects:
Water.
Other Authors:
Gower, Neil, illustrator.
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