Marine Biology, 4th Edition
by Peter Castro, Michael E. Huber and Bill Ober
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science
This fourth edition covers the basics of marine biology with a global approach using examples from numerous regions and ecosystems worldwide. This introductory, one-semester text is designed for non-majors. Authors Castro and Huber have made a special effort to include solid basic science content needed in a general education course, including the fundamental principles of biology, the physical sciences, and the scientific method.