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thoroughly revised and up-to-date for its moment variation, this quantity belongs to the Open collage sequence on oceanography. it truly is designed in order that it may be learn by itself or studied as a part of the Open collage third-level path, S330 Oceanography.

The e-book starts through describing the features of waves and tides, and their behaviour in shallow water. After outlining the assets of sediment provide to the oceans, a few theoretical elements of sediment flow and deposition through currents are thought of. After taking a look at wave motion within the littoral quarter, the interaction of tidal currents, river movement and wave motion in estuaries and deltas are explored. the ultimate bankruptcy offers an outline of shelf processes.

This is an important e-book for all oceanography undergraduate scholars worldwide.

Easy to exploit query and resolution format
Full color illustrations throughout
35-40% revised and prolonged from 1st edition

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