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Topics in the Ocean World Encyclopedia


This is a list of the topic headings in the Standard Encyclopedia of the World's Oceans and Islands, edited by Anthony Huxley, Putnam's, 1962. A collection of over 350 articles describing the most important seas, islands, and other features in the world's oceans. A gazetteer with over 2,000 entries supplements the articles, and a set of reference maps shows the positions of the principle islands and seas.

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A

Aden, Gulf of
Admiralty Islands
Adriatic Sea
Aegean Sea
Agulhas, Cape
Alaska, Gulf of
Aleutian Islands
Alexander Archipelago
Andaman Islands
Antarctic Ocean
Antilles
Aqaba, Gulf of
Arabian Sea
Aran Islands
Arctic Ocean
Aruba
Ascension Island
Atlantic Coast, United States
Atlantic Ocean
Auckland Islands
Azores
Azov, Sea of

B

Bab el Mandeb
Baffin Bay and Island
Bahama Islands
Bahrein
Balearic Islands
Bali
Baltic Sea
Banda Islands and Sea
Barataria Bay
Barbados
Barents Sea
Bathurst Island and Melville Island
Beaufort Sea
Bedloe's Island
Belle Isle
Bellingshausen Sea
Bengal, Bay of
Bering Sea and Strait
Bermuda
Bikini
Biscay, Bay of
Bismarck Archipelago
Black Sea
Blasket Islands
Borneo
Bornholm
Bosporus, or Bosphorus
Botany Bay
Bothnia, Gulf of
Bouvet Island
British Isles

C

California, Gulf of
Canary Islands
Cape Breton Island
Cape Cod
Cape Verde Islands
Capri
Caribbean Sea
Caroline Islands
Carpenteria, Gulf of
Cayman Islands
Celebes
Cephalonia
Ceylon
Channel Islands
Chatham Islands
Chesapeake Bay
China Sea
Christmas Island
Cocos Island
Cocos Islands
Comoro Islands
Cook Islands
Coral Sea
Corfu
Corinth, Gulf of
Corinth Canal
Coromandel Coast
Corryvreckan
Corsica
Crete
Cuba
Curacao
Cyclades
Cyprus

D

Dalmation Coast
Dampier Archipelago
Dardanelles
Delaware Bay
Delos
Devils Island
Diamant, Rocher du
Diomede Islands
Dodecanese
Dogger Bank
Dover, Strait of

E

Easter Island
Eddystone Rocks
Egadi Islands
Elba
Elephanta
Ellesmere Island
Ellice Islands
English Channel
Equatorial Current
Espiritu Santo

F

Faeroe Islands
Fair Isle
Falkland Islands
Farne Islands
Fernando Po
Fiji
Finisterre, Cape
Finland, Gulf of
Florida Keys
Formosa
Franz Josef Land
Frisian Islands
Fundy, Bay of

G
Galapagos Islands
Galveston Bay
Galway Bay
Gibraltar
Gilbert Islands
Good  Hope, Cape of
Goodwin Sands
Gotland
Gough Island
Gozo
Grand Banks
Great Barrier Reef
Greenland
Guadeloupe
Guinea, Gulf of
Gulf Stream
Gulf Stream Counter Current

H

Hainan
Hatteras, Cape
Hawaiian Islands
Hebrides
Helgoland, or Heligoland
Hispaniola
Hong Kong
Horn, Cape
Hudson Bay and Strait
Hyeres, Iles d'

I

Iceland
Indian Ocean
Indonesia
Inland Sea of Japan
Intracoastal Waterway
Iona
Ionian Sea
Ireland
Ischia
Ithaca

J

Jamaica
Jan Mayen
Japan
Java
Juan Fernandez Islands

K

Karpathos
Kattegat
Kerguelen Islands
Kermadec Islands
King William Island
Kodiak Island
Krakatoa
Kurile Islands
Kuroshio Current
Kvaloy

L

Laccadive Islands
Land's End
Leeward Islands
Lemnos
Lesbos
Ligurian Sea
Lion, Gulf of
Lipari Islands
Lofoten Islands
Lombok
Long Island
Loyalty Islands
Lundy Island

M

Macao
Macassar Strait
McMurdo Sound
Macquarie Island
Madagascar
Madeira
Maelstrom
Magellan, Strait of
Malacca, Strait of
Maldive Islands
Malta
Man, Isle of
Manhattan
Marajo
Marianas Islands
Marianas Trench
Marmara, Sea of
Marquesas Islands
Marshall Islands
Martha's Vineyard
Martinique
Massachusetts Bay
Mauritius
Mediterranean
Mergui Archipelago
Messina, Strait of
Mexico, Gulf of
Mid-Atlantic Ridge
Mobile Bay
Moluccas
Monhegan Island
Monte Cristo
Monterey Bay
Mont-Saint-Michel
Montserrat
Mount Desert Island
Mozambique Channel
Mulatas Islands
Mull
Mykonos

N

Nantucket Island
Naples, Bay of
Narragansett Bay
Nauru
Naxos
New Britain
New Caledonia
Newfoundland
New Guinea
New Hebrides
New Ireland
New Zealand
Nicobar Islands
Nootka Sound
Norfolk Island
North Atlantic Current
Northwest Passage
North Sea
Northwest Passage
Novaya Zemlya

O

Oceania
Okhotsk, Sea of
Orkney Islands

P

Pacific Ocean
Palau
Palm Beach
Panama Canal
Pantelleria
Parry Islands
Perim
Persian Gulf
Peru Current
Philippine Islands
Phoenix Islands
Pitcairn Island
Pribilof Islands
Prince Edward Island
Prince of Wales Island
Puerto Rico

Q

Queen Charlotte Islands
Queen Elizabeth Islands

R

Rapa Iti
Re, Ile de
Red Sea
Reunion
Rhode Island
Rhodes
Roanoke Island
Ross Sea
Rugen
Ryukyu Islands

S

Saba
Sable Island
St. Helena
St. Kilda
St. Lawrence, Gulf of
St. Lawrence Island
St. Pierre and Miquelon
St. Vincent, Cape
Sakhalin
Salonikia, Gulf of
Samoa
Samothrace
San Francisco Bay
Santa Barbara Islands
Sao Tome Island
Sardinia
Sargasso Sea
Scilly Isles
Scoresby Sound
Sea Islands
Selvagens
Seychelles
Shetland Islands
Sicily
Singapore
Skagerrak
Skye
Society Islands
Socotra
Sogne Fjord
Solomon Islands
Southampton Island
South Georgia
South Orkney Islands
South Shetland Islands
Spanish Main
Spitsbergen
Staffa
Staten Island
Stewart Island
Suez Canal
Sulu Archipelago
Sumatra
Sydney Harbour

T

Tahiti
Tampa Bay
Tasmania
Thera
Tierra del Fuego
Timor
Tobago
Tonga-Kermadec Trench
Torres Strait
Tortuga Island
Trinidad
Tristan da Cunha
Trobriand Islands
Trucial Coast
Truk
Tuamotu Islands
Tyrrhenian Sea

U

Ushant

V

Vancouver Island
Victoria Island
Virgin Islands
Viscount Melville Sound

W

Wash, The
Weddell Sea
West Indies
Whales, Bay of
White Sea
Whitsunday Islands
Wight, Isle of
Windward Islands
Wrangel Island
Wrath, Cape

X

Nothing here.

Y

Yap
Yellow Sea

Z

Zante
Zanzibar
Zeeland
Zuider Zee


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