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The Dolphin in the Mirror: Exploring Dolphin Minds and Saving Dolphin Lives
The Dolphin in the Mirror: Exploring Dolphin Minds and Saving Dolphin Lives
by Diana Reiss
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"One comes away from Reiss’s book agreeing that ‘dolphins are among the smartest creatures on the planet’ and that they merit not just our attention but our care and protection."—New York Times For centuries, humans and... (read more)

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Soundings: The Story of the Remarkable Woman Who Mapped the Ocean Floor
Soundings: The Story of the Remarkable Woman Who Mapped the Ocean Floor
by Hali Felt
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“Deftly balances the scientific and poetic.”—Minneapolis Star Tribune “Soundings is an eloquent testament both to Tharps importance and to Felts powers of imagination.”—The New York Times Book Review Before... (read more)

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Biology of Marine Mammals
Biology of Marine Mammals
by John E Reynolds
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Taking an integrated approach to the biology of marine carnivores, cetaceans, and sirenians, twenty-two prominent researchers compare marine mammals with one another and with terrestrial mammals, providing a framework for fundamental biological and... (read more)

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National Geographic Field Guide to the Water's Edge: Beaches, Shorelines, and Riverbanks
National Geographic Field Guide to the Water's Edge: Beaches, Shorelines, and Riverbanks
by Stephen Leatherman
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The book guides the exploring naturalist to water's edge destinations throughout North America including Canada and Alaska. Main sections of the book cover three ocean coastlines--Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, and Pacific; estuaries and wetlands; lakes... (read more)

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The Marine Biology Coloring Book, 2e (HarperCollins Coloring Books)
The Marine Biology Coloring Book, 2e (HarperCollins Coloring Books)
by Thomas M Niesen
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With text completely rewritten and updated, including technological breakthroughs and discussions of recent weather trends such as El Ni$o, and 20% new drawings, this favorite will hook both serious marine biology students and weekend beachcombers.... (read more)

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Kraken
Kraken
by Wendy Williams
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Presents a study on squids and other cephalopods that describe their resilience throughout history, the truth behind the misconceptions about them, and the research being done on them that could help scientists understand the human brain.... (read more)

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Coral Reef Fishes: Indo-Pacific and Caribbean (Princeton Pocket Guides)
Coral Reef Fishes: Indo-Pacific and Caribbean (Princeton Pocket Guides)
by Ewald Lieske
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"I have used this book for identifying fishes I have seen underwater. It is one of the best for this purpose since it is handy and comprehensive, containing all likely coral reef fishes in the Caribbean and Indo-Pacific. Most other books contain only a... (read more)

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Eye of the Albatross: Visions of Hope and Survival
Eye of the Albatross: Visions of Hope and Survival
by Carl Safina
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“One of the most delightful natural history studies in decades.” The Boston Globe Eye of the Albatross takes us soaring to locales where whales, sea turtles, penguins, and shearwaters flourish in their own quotidian rhythms. Carl Safinas... (read more)

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The Whale: In Search of the Giants of the Sea
The Whale: In Search of the Giants of the Sea
by Philip Hoare
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“Unpredictable and amusing and informative and original, cavorting between biology, history, travel writing, and memoir.”—Mark Kurlansky The Whale by Philip Hoare is a enthralling and eye-opening literary leviathan swimming in... (read more)

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Atlas of Oceans: An Ecological Survey of Underwater Life
Atlas of Oceans: An Ecological Survey of Underwater Life
by John Farndon
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A tragedy is playing out beneath the surface of the world's bodies of marine waters, one that began long before the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Although many books have explored the environmental problems being faced on land, Atlas of Oceans is... (read more)

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The Dance of Air and Sea: How Oceans, Weather, and Life Link Together
The Dance of Air and Sea: How Oceans, Weather, and Life Link Together
by Arnold H Taylor
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How can tiny plankton in the sea just off Western Europe be affected by changes in the Gulf Stream four thousand miles away, on the other side of the North Atlantic Ocean? How can a slight rise in the temperature of the surface of the Pacific Ocean have... (read more)

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Oceana: Our Planet's Endangered Oceans and What We Can Do to Save Them
Oceana: Our Planet's Endangered Oceans and What We Can Do to Save Them
by Ted Danson
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Most people know Ted Danson as the affable bartender Sam Malone in the long-running television series Cheers. But fewer realize that over the course of the past two and a half decades, Danson has tirelessly devoted himself to the cause of heading off a... (read more)

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Minke Whales (Worldlife Library)
Minke Whales (Worldlife Library)
by Rus Hoelzel
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This top-selling series introduces the wild creatures of the world and examines the natural world. Good general introductions for ages 10+, these volumes contain the knowledge, personal experiences, and research of leading naturalists and scientists... (read more)

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Shells: The Photographic Recognition Guide to Seashells of the World (Smithsonian Handbooks)
Shells: The Photographic Recognition Guide to Seashells of the World (Smithsonian Handbooks)
by S Peter Dance
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Smithsonian Handbooks are the most visually appealing guides on the natural world in the book marketplace. Featuring more than 500 full-color illustrations and photographs, along with detailed annotations, Smithsonian Handbooks make identification easy... (read more)

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Plastic Ocean: How a Sea Captain's Chance Discovery Launched a Determined Quest to Save the Oceans
Plastic Ocean: How a Sea Captain's Chance Discovery Launched a Determined Quest to Save the Oceans
by Capt Charles Moore
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A prominent seafaring environmentalist and researcher shares his shocking discovery of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch in the Pacific Ocean, and inspires a fundamental rethinking of the Plastic Age and a growing global health crisis. In the summer of... (read more)

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Beyond the Outer Shores: The Untold Odyssey of Ed Ricketts, the Pioneering Ecologist Who Inspired John Steinbeck and Joseph Campbell
Beyond the Outer Shores: The Untold Odyssey of Ed Ricketts, the Pioneering Ecologist Who Inspired John Steinbeck and Joseph Campbell
by Eric Enno Tamm
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John Steinbeck immortalized Monterey's bohemian spirit in "Cannery Row," but the area's true lifeblood was his best friend and mentor, Ed Ricketts, the subject of this thoughtful and revealing portrait.... (read more)

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Eels: An Exploration, from New Zealand to the Sargasso, of the World's Most Mysterious Fish
Eels: An Exploration, from New Zealand to the Sargasso, of the World's Most Mysterious Fish
by James Prosek
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They spawn in the middle of the ocean but spend their adult lives in freshwater. They can overcome seemingly insurmountable obstacles and even cross over land. They are revered as guardians and monster-seducers by New Zealands Maori, yet are often viewed... (read more)

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The Edge of the Sea
The Edge of the Sea
by Rachel Carson
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In her luminous descriptions of intertidal life, Carson shows her remarkable ability to describe the beauties of science and the natural world.... (read more)

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The Secret Life of Lobsters: How Fishermen & Scientists Are Unraveling the Mysteries of Our Favorite Crustacean (P.S.)
The Secret Life of Lobsters: How Fishermen & Scientists Are Unraveling the Mysteries of Our Favorite Crustacean (P.S.)
by Trevor Corson
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In this intimate portrait of an island lobstering community and aneccentric band of renegade biologists, journalist Trevor Corson escorts the reader onto the slippery decks of fishing boats, through danger-filled scuba dives, and deep into the churning... (read more)

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Humpback Whales (Wildlife Monographs)
Humpback Whales (Wildlife Monographs)
by Kate Westaway
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One of the most fascinating and amazing underwater photography ever.  The author summarizes "I was 20 meters from the calf and his mother.  He nuzzled her and then to my surprise swam straight towards me.  I didn't take my eyes off... (read more)

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