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Ice

The Nature, the History, and the Uses of an Astonishing Substance

Ice( )
Author: Gosnell, Mariana
ISBN:978-0-679-42608-0
Publication Date:Nov 2005
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Knopf
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $30.00
Book Description:

Like the adventurer who circled an iceberg to see it on all sides, Mariana Gosnell, former Newsweek reporter and author of Zero Three Bravo, a book about flying a small plane around the United States, explores ice in all its complexity, grandeur, and significance.More brittle than glass, at times stronger than steel, at other times flowing like molasses, ice covers 10 percent of the earth’s land and 7 percent of its oceans. In nature it is found in myriad forms,...
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Book Details
Pages:576
Detailed Subjects: Science / Earth Sciences / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.6 x 9.53 x 1.46 Inches
Book Weight:2.114 Pounds



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