The Story of the Remarkable Woman Who Mapped the Ocean Floor
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $18.00|
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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 casually sexist...