Changing sea levels : effects of tides, weather, and climate /

"Flooding of coastal communities is one of the major causes of environmental disasters world-wide. This textbook explains how sea levels are affected by astronomical tides, weather effects, ocean circulation and climate trends. Based on courses taught by the author in the U.K. and the U.S., it...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Pugh, D. T.
Format: Book
Published: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Online Access:Table of contents
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Exceprt of pages 1-10
Contains table of contents and preface
Chapter 8