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The Resource Diving to a deep-sea volcano, by Kenneth Mallory

Diving to a deep-sea volcano, by Kenneth Mallory

Label
Diving to a deep-sea volcano
Title
Diving to a deep-sea volcano
Statement of responsibility
by Kenneth Mallory
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Scientists have mapped less than 10 percent of the ridge of underwater mountains in the middle of the Atlantic ocean. It is here that 95 percent of the volcanic activity on earth occurs
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mallory, Kenneth
Dewey number
551.2/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE521.3
LC item number
.M26 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Scientists in the field
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  • Submarine volcanoes
  • Hydrothermal vents
  • Hydrothermal vent animals
  • Hydrothermal vent ecology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Diving to a deep-sea volcano, by Kenneth Mallory
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [57-58]) and index
Contents
First dive to the abyss -- Understanding the deep sea -- Discovering life where life doesn't belong -- Mollusks on a fast track to survival -- Explorer of the deep -- Inside a volcanic eruption -- Yellow brick road -- Rise of life in the deep sea -- Evolution of a full-blown community -- Year of the mussels -- New eyes on the deep ocean -- Unanswered questions -- Acknowledgments -- Glossary -- Suggestions for further reading -- Index
Control code
61454031
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
60 p.
Isbn
9780618332052
Lccn
2005025449
Note
UMSL: Jean Craighead George Children's Science Collection.
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)61454031
Label
Diving to a deep-sea volcano, by Kenneth Mallory
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [57-58]) and index
Contents
First dive to the abyss -- Understanding the deep sea -- Discovering life where life doesn't belong -- Mollusks on a fast track to survival -- Explorer of the deep -- Inside a volcanic eruption -- Yellow brick road -- Rise of life in the deep sea -- Evolution of a full-blown community -- Year of the mussels -- New eyes on the deep ocean -- Unanswered questions -- Acknowledgments -- Glossary -- Suggestions for further reading -- Index
Control code
61454031
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
60 p.
Isbn
9780618332052
Lccn
2005025449
Note
UMSL: Jean Craighead George Children's Science Collection.
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)61454031

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