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The deepest map : the high-stakes race to chart the world's oceans / Laura Trethewey.

Author/creator Trethewey, Laura author.
Format Book and Print
EditionFirst edition.
Publication Info New York, NY : HarperWave, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2023]
Copyright Notice ©2023
Descriptionviii, 294 pages ; 24 cm
Contents An expedition into the deep -- Looking for a ship -- To the bottom of the Atlantic -- Marie Tharp and the map that changed the world -- The loneliest ocean on Earth -- Naming and claiming the seafloor -- Crowdsourcing a map of the Arctic -- The robot revolution at sea -- Buried history -- Mining the deep -- To the bottom and beyond.
Abstract "The dramatic and action-packed story of the last mysterious place on earth--the world's seafloor--and the deep-sea divers, ocean mappers, marine biologists, entrepreneurs, and adventurers involved in the historic push to chart it, as well as the opportunities, challenges, and perils this exploration holds now and for the future"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages [247]-280) and index.
Genre/formInformational works.
ISBN9780063099951 (hardback)
ISBN0063099950 (hardback)

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Joyner New Books GC87 .T74 2023 ✔ Available Place Hold