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Author Byatt, Andrew.

Title The blue planet : a natural history of the oceans / Andrew Byatt, Alastair Fothergill and Martha Holmes
Published London : BBC Worldwide, 2001


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Description 384 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps, 1 color portrait ; 29 cm
1/2 in
Contents 1. The water planet -- 2. Life on the edge -- 3. Tropical seas -- 4. Temperate seas -- 5. Frozen seas -- 6. The open ocean -- 7. The deep
Summary Focusing on seven different habitats, The Blue Planet is a comprehensive guide to the world's oceans. It explores the hidden depths of the oceans to reveal many fascinating facts, which can be found in boxed text and feature spreads along with lots of full colour illustrations
Beyond Earth's shorelines lies a largely undiscovered world. This series, narrated by David Attenborough, explores this fascinating environment in all its variety, from the apparent "desert" of the open ocean to the abyssal depths, where monstrous creatures lurk in the darkness
Notes "Published to accompany the television series"-T.p. verso
Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references in index
Subject Natural history.
Ocean waves.
Seashore ecology.
Oceanography -- Pictorial works.
Marine biology -- Pictorial works.
Marine ecology.
Marine biology.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Illustrated works.
Author Holmes, Martha, 1961-
Fothergill, Alastair.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Natural History Unit.
BBC Worldwide Ltd.
LC no. 2002392057
ISBN 0563384980 :