Marine Biology

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McGraw-Hill, Oct 4, 2007 - Science - 459 pages
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Marine Biology covers the basics of marine biology with a global approach, using examples from numerous regions and ecosystems worldwide. This introductory, one-semester text is designed for non-majors. Authors Castro and Huber have made a special effort to include solid basic science content needed in a general education course, including the fundamental principles of biology, the physical sciences, and the scientific method. This science coverage is integrated with a stimulating, up-to-date overview of marine biology.

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User Review  - Martina - Goodreads

Castro's Marine biology is a lovely introductory book on the subject. Biology is a descriptive science, and this book is equally descriptive - although it's a textbook, it flows smoothly as a novel ... Read full review

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User Review  - Dgg32 - Goodreads

A very good introductory textbook about marine biology. Beautiful pictures and easy text. Read full review

Contents

Part
1
Ocean Observing Systems
10
The Sea Floor
19
Copyright

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Garrison practiced pediatric and obstetric nursing for nearly 20 years before turning to medical illustration as a full-time career.

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