By Open University,Angela Colling

ISBN-10: 0080363709

ISBN-13: 9780080363707

ISBN-10: 0750652780

ISBN-13: 9780750652780

This moment version keeps the final constitution of the 1st variation, but
has been up-to-date within the mild of modern oceanographic learn, and improved
as a instructing textual content at the foundation of suggestions from earlier scholars and other

impressive additions contain new sections addressing the subject of
numerical modelling, and extra dialogue of typical oscillations in the
ocean-atmosphere approach (previously restricted to the El Niño phenomenon). In
particular, the bankruptcy at the North Atlantic now incorporates a dialogue of
the North Atlantic Oscillation, in addition to of the good Salinity Anomaly. In
the ultimate bankruptcy, therapy of water mass formation has been up-to-date to
reflect contemporary rules concerning the strategies concerned and the way they relate to
climatic swap over diverse time-scales, from many years to millennia.

High caliber complete color diagrams
Substantial bankruptcy summaries excellent for revision
Answers, tricks and notes for questions at again of the book

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