ESSENTIALS OF OCEANOGRAPHY 3RD EDITION
This third edition of Essentials of Oceanography conveys Garrison’s enthusiasm for oceanography to non-science students taking the introductory course. It is a streamlined version of his best-selling Oceanography text but was created specifically to meet the needs of the shorter course. This text provides students with a basic understanding of the scientific questions, complexities, and uncertainties involved in ocean use and the role and importance of oceans in nurturing and sustaining life on the planet. It further enhances students’ natural enthusiasm for the ocean with integrated technology and a stunning visual program.