Accession Number : AD0756364
Title : Extracts from the Manual of Tides,
Corporate Author : COMMITTEE ON TIDAL HYDRAULICS (ARMY) WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Harris,Rollin A.
Report Date : SEP 1966
Pagination or Media Count : 293
Abstract : ;Contents: Introduction and historical treatment of the subject; Tidal observation, equilibrium theory, and the harmonic analysis; Some connections between harmonic and nonharmonic quantities, including applications to the reduction and prediction of tides; Outlines of tidal theory; Cotidal lines for the world; Currents, shallow-water tides, meteorological tides, and miscellaneous matters.
Descriptors : (*TIDES, HANDBOOKS), WATER WAVES, HARMONIC ANALYSIS, CLASSIFICATION, HYDRODYNAMICS, OSCILLATION, DIURNAL VARIATIONS, RIVERS, STRAITS, BAYS, SHALLOW WATER, INLAND WATERWAYS, INDIAN OCEAN, ATLANTIC OCEAN, ARCTIC OCEAN, PACIFIC OCEAN
Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE