\\$>\\)\m\ BOO K REVIEWS A N OCEA N I N COMMON : AMERICA N NAVA L OFFICERS, SCIENTISTS , AN D TH E OCEA N ENVIRONMENT Gary E. Weir, 2001, 403 pp., $44.95, hardbound, Texas A&M University Press, ISBN 1-58544-114-7 M n Ocean in Common traces the collaboration of which could be applied with equal validity to meteo- / 1 civilian scientists, both within and outside the rology, physics, electronics, and other fields vital to # I navy, with naval officers in their efforts to the war effort. As the nation prepared for war, the U- achieve a more comprehensive understanding of the e emphasis on hunting boat threat reappeared and th ocea n environment. Starting from World War I, down and destroying enemy submarines while pro- when the German U-boat threat accelerated oceano- tecting and increasing the effectiveness of U.S. sub- graphic studies in support of antisubmarine warfare marin e assets required a more sophisticated knowl- in the United States, an d following th e ups an d downs edge and exploitation of the ocean environment. of naval funding fortunes in the interwar years to Weir discusses the development and deployment of Worl d Wa r II an
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society – American Meteorological Society
Published: Nov 1, 2002
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly
Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.
Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.
Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Hi guys, I cannot tell you how much I love this resource. Incredible. I really believe you've hit the nail on the head with this site in regards to solving the research-purchase issue.”Daniel C.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud
“I must say, @deepdyve is a fabulous solution to the independent researcher's problem of #access to #information.”@deepthiw
“My last article couldn't be possible without the platform @deepdyve that makes journal papers cheaper.”@JoseServera