Master your Minecraft
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Tour our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    What I'm Giving | December 1, 2014

    Edward O. Wilson: IMG Edward O. Wilson: What I'm Giving



    At Powell's, we feel the holidays are the perfect time to share our love of books with those close to us. For this special blog series, we reached... Continue »

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$10.95
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside Oceanography- Sharks Rays and Skates

This title in other editions

The Encyclopedia of Sharks

by

The Encyclopedia of Sharks Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Here are the actual facts that dispel the myths and legends surrounding the feared and misunderstood shark. Generous color photographs plus maps and illustrations document every aspect of these beautiful animals, how they evolved, the mythology and misconceptions that surround them, and the threat posed by humans.

The dynamic and authoritative text includes information on:

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Reproduction, courtship, and mating
  • How they hunt and what they eat
  • Migration routes
  • Their extraordinary senses and skills
  • Shark conservation efforts.

Chapters such as Shark Success, Ecology and Biology, Design for Living and Design for Killing fascinate and encourage readers to learn more about these complex creatures.

Synopsis:

This revised edition dispels the myths and legends surrounding the feared andmisunderstood shark. Maps, illustrations & full-color photos.

Synopsis:

Here are the actual facts that dispel the myths and legends surrounding the feared and misunderstood shark. Generous color photographs plus maps and illustrations document every aspect of these beautiful animals, how they evolved, the mythology and misconceptions that surround them, and the threat posed by humans.

The dynamic and authoritative text includes information on: Anatomy and physiology Reproduction, courtship, and mating How they hunt and what they eat Migration routes Their extraordinary senses and skills Shark conservation efforts.

Chapters such as Shark Success, Ecology and Biology, Design for Living and Design for Killing fascinate and encourage readers to learn more about these complex creatures.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781552976388
Author:
Parker, Steve
Author:
Parker, Jane
Publisher:
Firefly Books
Location:
Willowdale, Ont.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fish
Subject:
Marine Life
Subject:
Sharks
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Subject:
Requins
Subject:
Animals - Fish
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Revised
Series Volume:
107-8
Publication Date:
December 2005
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
11.98x9.04x.53 in. 2.34 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. The Last Dog on Earth
    Used Trade Paper $2.50
  2. Kim Possible Pick a Villain #02:... Used Trade Paper $5.95
  3. The Castle in the Attic Used Trade Paper $3.95
  4. Kim Possible Pick a Villain #01:... Used Trade Paper $2.95
  5. Listening to Whales: What the Orcas... Used Hardcover $9.95
  6. Ocean Bankruptcy: World Fisheries on... Used Hardcover $6.50

Related Subjects

Reference » Science Reference » Oversized Books
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » Oversized Books
Science and Mathematics » Oceanography » General
Science and Mathematics » Oceanography » Sharks Rays and Skates

The Encyclopedia of Sharks Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$10.95 In Stock
Product details 192 pages Firefly Books Ltd - English 9781552976388 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This revised edition dispels the myths and legends surrounding the feared andmisunderstood shark. Maps, illustrations & full-color photos.
"Synopsis" by , Here are the actual facts that dispel the myths and legends surrounding the feared and misunderstood shark. Generous color photographs plus maps and illustrations document every aspect of these beautiful animals, how they evolved, the mythology and misconceptions that surround them, and the threat posed by humans.

The dynamic and authoritative text includes information on: Anatomy and physiology Reproduction, courtship, and mating How they hunt and what they eat Migration routes Their extraordinary senses and skills Shark conservation efforts.

Chapters such as Shark Success, Ecology and Biology, Design for Living and Design for Killing fascinate and encourage readers to learn more about these complex creatures.

spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.