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Fathoming the Ocean

The Discovery and Exploration of the Deep Sea

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PAPERBACK

$30.50 • £24.95 • €27.50

ISBN 9780674027565

Publication Date: 03/31/2008

Short

304 pages

40 halftones

Belknap Press

World

  • Foreword by Sylvia Earle
  • 1. Fathoming the Fathomless
  • 2. The Undiscovered Country
  • 3. Soundings
  • 4. A Sea Breeze
  • 5. Dredging the Moon
  • 6. Small World
  • 7. Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 2008 Watson Davis and Helen Miles Davis Prize, History of Science Society
  • 2005 John Lyman Book Award, Science and Technology Category, North American Society for Oceanic History
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