The Western Arctic Seas encyclopedia /

This Encyclopedia is designed to accumulate and systematize our knowledge about the unique natural water areas - the Barents, White and Kara seas, their wealth, the events that took place on its waters and shores, and the remarkable people whose lives were and are closely intertwined with the seas....

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Author / Creator:Zonn, I. S., author.
Imprint:Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2017.
Description:1 online resource (xiv, 539 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Language:English
Series:Encyclopedia of seas
Encyclopedia of seas (Springer (Firm))
Springer reference.
Subject:Arctic Ocean -- Encyclopedias.
Arctic regions -- Encyclopedias.
Arctic Ocean.
Arctic Regions.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Encyclopedias.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11349917
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Other authors / contributors:Kosti︠a︡noĭ, A. G., author.
Semenov, Aleksandr V. (Professor), author.
ISBN:9783319255828
3319255827
9783319255835
3319255835
9783319255811
3319255819
Digital file characteristics:text file PDF
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 537-539).
Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed August 11, 2017).
Summary:This Encyclopedia is designed to accumulate and systematize our knowledge about the unique natural water areas - the Barents, White and Kara seas, their wealth, the events that took place on its waters and shores, and the remarkable people whose lives were and are closely intertwined with the seas. The Encyclopedia contains about 900 terms and concepts related to the seas. It describes geographical features: rivers, lakes, straits, bays; provides information about towns, seaports, transport communications, basic aquatic biological species, nature reserves, national and international programs for the study of the sea, research institutes, historical monuments, activities of prominent explorers and travelers, researchers and scientists. The Encyclopedia includes a chronology of major historical events connected with the Western Arctic seas for more than 1200 years.
Other form:Print version: Zonn, I.S. Western Arctic Seas encyclopedia. Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2017 3319255819 9783319255811
Standard no.:10.1007/978-3-319-25582-8