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Title
On the circulation of the oceans / by Captain Charles Wilkes.
Name/Creator
Wilkes, Charles, 1798-1877, creator
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FMUS.MCZ:2032212 
Location
Museum Comp Zoology

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Publisher
[s.n.]
Language
English
Description
24 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842) ;  Ocean currents ;  Scientific expeditions

Category
United States South Seas Exploring Expedition (a.k.a. the Wilkes Expedition), 1838-1842

Oceanography

Note
"The following paper on the circulation of the oceans, is part of a chapter of vol. XXIV of the Exploring Expedition, which is now being published by the Government"--P.2.

Volume 24, Physics, by Charles Wilkes, was never published by the Government. cf. The National union catalog. Pre-1956 imprints. Vol. 625, p. 8-9.