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By Eric B. Kraus, Joost A. Businger

With either the turning out to be value of integrating reviews of air-sea interplay and the curiosity within the basic challenge of worldwide warming, the looks of the second one version of this well known textual content is principally welcome. completely up to date and revised, the authors have retained the available, entire expository kind that unique the sooner version. issues contain the country of subject close to the interface, radiation, floor wind waves, turbulent move close to the interace, the planetary boundary layer, atmospherically-forced perturbations within the oceans, and large-scale forcing via sea floor buoyancy fluxes. This ebook could be welcomed by means of scholars and execs in meteorology, actual oceanography, physics and ocean engineering.

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1, 3) temperatures in the tropical Pacific first warmed then cooled substantially towards the end of the epoch, and these trends are matched by isotopic temperatures in other parts if. I-- of the ILl :3: respectively), on paleobiogeography. 2: ILl foraminifera the Haq et al. (1977) end of the basis of foraminifera Keller (1983), using planktic from all the and middle times years, oceans, middle Eocene suggests and in cooling the at latest Eocene, the latter in agreement with the isotope determinations (Douglas and Savin, 1973; Shackleton and Keneft, 1975; Keigwin, 1980), but Corliss (1981) observed relatively little change UJ in benthic foraminifera.

58-1160 (in 6O Russian). , 1981, Climatic zonality of the Airantic oceanin the Quaternaryperiod (on planktonic foraminifera), in Climatic zonality and sedimentation• Moscow•Nauka,p. 126-139(in Russian). _/4 CLIMAP project members, 1981, Seasonalreconstructions of Earth's surface at the last glacial maximum, Geol. Soc. Amer. t MC-36. , 1973, Marine life and ocean surface 12 currents in the Cretaceous; 3. • 81• 269-284. •26• 291-303. A. Shichkov, 1979, The history of climate, Leningrad•Gidrometeoizdat,(in Russian).

Matthews and Poore (1980) in fact have suggested that accumulation of Antarctic ice may have begun in changes in sea level are less successful, with the main eustatic fall occurring well into the late Miocene, some 6 million years after the initial mid-Miocene cooling, and approximately It the floras are Eocene is the to relatively the Eocene, or earlier. of bottom waters cool intervals. Miocene Keller feature subtropical Vol. 15 is not difficult to coincident with imagine steep temperature gradients beyond 75ø circum-Antarctic paleolatitude substantial or alternatively, orographic lag initiation ice in of abundant rafting.

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