The Story of the Remarkable Woman Who Mapped the Ocean Floor
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $22.00|
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"Deftly balances the scientific and poetic."—Minneapolis Star Tribune
"Soundings is an eloquent testament both to Tharp's importance and to Felt's powers of imagination."—The New York Times Book Review
Before Marie Tharp's groundbreaking work in the 1950s, the ocean floor was a mystery—then, as now, we knew less about the bottom of the sea than we did about outer space. In a time when women were held back by the...