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Moon by Whale Light: And Other Adventures Among Bats, Penguins, Crocodilians, and Whales

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In a rare blend of scientific fact and poetic truth, the acclaimed author of A Natural History of the Senses explores the activities of whales, penguins, bats, and crocodilians, plunging headlong into nature and coming up with highly entertaining treasures.

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"Enthusiastic, free-ranging and accessible, this is popular natural-history writing at its most persuasive." Publishers Weekly

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"[An] insider's view of the sometimes arduous, risky, yet satisfying work of wildlife conservation." Library Journal

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9780679742265
Subtitle:
And Other Adventures Among Bats,Penguins, Crocodilians, and Whales
Author:
Ackerman, Diane
Author:
Ackerman
Publisher:
Vintage
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Wildlife
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Animals
Subject:
Nature
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Zoology
Subject:
Life Sciences - Zoology - General
Subject:
Biology-Zoology
Subject:
nature;science;natural history;animals;non-fiction;essays;nature writing;bats;biology;penguins;whales;ecology
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Trade paper
Series:
Vintage
Series Volume:
9431
Publication Date:
19920929
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Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
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Y
Pages:
272
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8 x 5.15 x 0.6 in 0.45 lb

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