The Ocean of Life

The Ocean of Life

The Fate of Man and the Sea

Book - 2012
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Putting our exploitation of the seas into historical context, Roberts offers a devastating account of the impact of modern fishing techniques, pollution, and climate change, and reveals what it would take to steer the right course while there is still time.
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2012
ISBN: 9780670023547
Branch Call Number: 551.46 ROB NVD
Characteristics: x, 405 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Fate of man & the sea


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Jul 05, 2012

This is an excellent discussion of all the threats facing the world's oceans. You get history, current problems and a good idea of what the future holds.
The book is a good introduction to ocean ecology.

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