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Arctic Tides


Date: 1911



I. Recent observations taken on the northern coasts of Grant Land, Greenland, and Alaska.--II, Harmonic constants for Arctic seas.--III. Nonharmonic tidal quantities, and the set of the currents.--IV. Discussion and signification of results

"One of the principal aims has been to bring together ... practically all available results pertaining to tides in Arctic waters ... Tidal observations along the northern coast of Grant Land and Greenland made by the recent expedition of Robert E. Peary ... are published in considerable detail. The tidal observations ... made by the expedition under Messrs. Mikkelsen and Leffingwell to the northern coast of Alaska ... are likewise published in considerable detail."--Pref

At head of title: Department of Commerce and Labor. Coast and Geodetic Survey. O. H. Tittmann, superintendent

"References": p. 84-85

Publication Information

Publisher: Washington, Govt. Print. Off.



Pages: 124


Library of Congress


ISBN-10: N/A

Date Added: 2019-05-14

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