A state-of-the-ocean report on the sea and its science. After amazing you at how little you know of the ocean, Kunzig swiftly draws you into a compelling narrative of oceanographers past and present. A hugely informative page-turner that confirms Robert Kunzig's position in the top rank of popular science writers. ' Just when it seems Kunzig has told us everything interesting or significant, he dredges up more submerged gems.' American ScientistKunzig, Robert is the author of 'Mapping the Deep', published 2000 under ISBN 9780953522712 and ISBN 0953522717.