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The Resource A reef in time : the Great Barrier Reef from beginning to end, J.E.N. Veron

A reef in time : the Great Barrier Reef from beginning to end, J.E.N. Veron

Label
A reef in time : the Great Barrier Reef from beginning to end
Title
A reef in time
Title remainder
the Great Barrier Reef from beginning to end
Statement of responsibility
J.E.N. Veron
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Veron, J. E. N.
Dewey number
578.77/8909943
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QE566.G7
LC item number
V47 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatic changes
  • Coral reef conservation
  • Environmental responsibility
  • Environmental protection
  • Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Label
A reef in time : the Great Barrier Reef from beginning to end, J.E.N. Veron
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-263) and index
Contents
The big picture -- The Great Barrier Reef : an overview -- Corals and reefs : controls and processes -- The state of the Great Barrier Reef -- Mass extinctions and reef gaps -- Messages from deep time -- The Cenozoic roller coaster -- Australia adrift -- The ice ages -- The last glacial cycle -- Many origins -- Stone age utopia -- An enhanced greenhouse world -- Temperature and mass bleaching -- Ocean acidity and coralline osteoporosis -- The ocean's canary
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 289 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674026797
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007011253
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • 1558320
  • ocm86090507
  • (OCoLC)86090507
Label
A reef in time : the Great Barrier Reef from beginning to end, J.E.N. Veron
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-263) and index
Contents
The big picture -- The Great Barrier Reef : an overview -- Corals and reefs : controls and processes -- The state of the Great Barrier Reef -- Mass extinctions and reef gaps -- Messages from deep time -- The Cenozoic roller coaster -- Australia adrift -- The ice ages -- The last glacial cycle -- Many origins -- Stone age utopia -- An enhanced greenhouse world -- Temperature and mass bleaching -- Ocean acidity and coralline osteoporosis -- The ocean's canary
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 289 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674026797
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007011253
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • 1558320
  • ocm86090507
  • (OCoLC)86090507

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