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Kraken
Kraken
by Wendy Williams
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and#160;Our relationship to the octopus dates back to prehistory, when the eight-armed animal was depicted on vases and found in stone carvings from ancient Greece. Now we appreciate them for their abilities as escape artists, with sophisticated... (read more)

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Ocean: A Photicular Book
Ocean: A Photicular Book
by Carol Kaufmann
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In its extraordinary debut, Safari, introduced the world to Photicular technology. The cheetah bounded, the African elephant flapped its ears--and readers could not believe their eyes. Now the creators of Safari take their work a step further. Ocean... (read more)

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Octopus!: The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea
Octopus!: The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea
by Katherine Harmon Courage
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With three hearts and blue blood, its gelatinous body unconstrained by jointed limbs or gravity, the octopus seems to be an alien, an inhabitant of another world. Itandrsquo;s baggy, boneless body sprouts eight arms covered with thousands of... (read more)

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Sensuous Seas: Tales of a Marine Biologist
Sensuous Seas: Tales of a Marine Biologist
by Eugene H. Kaplan
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"Kaplan actually does the things that many others will ultimately have left on their 'to do' lists. He chases octopuses with his students, dives to the edge of the abyss in a research submarine, and eats things most travelers would never consider. He is... (read more)

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Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest: A Photographic Encyclopedia of Invertebrates, Seaweeds and Selected Fishes
Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest: A Photographic Encyclopedia of Invertebrates, Seaweeds and Selected Fishes
by Andy Lamb and Bernard Hanby
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With 1,600 superb colour photographs of over 1,200 species, Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest: A Photographic Encyclopedia is the most comprehensive collection of photographs of Pacific Northwest marine life ever published. It is designed to allow the... (read more)

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Deep Water: Deep Water Profondeurs Des Eaux Aguas Profundas
Deep Water: Deep Water Profondeurs Des Eaux Aguas Profundas
by Julian Caldecott
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Packed with full-colour pictures from the world's leading marine photographers, Deep Water is an exploration and celebration of the beauty of marine life. From the simplest organisms to the magnificence of whales, the diversity, inter-dependency and... (read more)

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Oyster: A World History
Oyster: A World History
by Drew Smith
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In the vein of Salt and Cod—the incredible tale of the oyster in history, art, literature, and more, from the dawn of time up through its current role as a symbol of environmentalism in the U.S. Oysters are older than people, older than grass... (read more)

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Enclosed Experimental Marine Ecosystems: A Review & Recommendations
Enclosed Experimental Marine Ecosystems: A Review & Recommendations
by Carol M Lalli
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Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Coastal and Estuarine Studies Series, Volume 37. The application of mesocosms, defined in this report as artificial experimental enclosures ranging in size from 1 m3 to 10 m3, to address various... (read more)

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Underwater Eden: 365 Days
Underwater Eden: 365 Days
by Jeff Rotman
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Birds of the World: 365 Days gives this perennially popular subject the 365 treatment: ornithologist and conservationist Philippe J. Dubois presents a "day in the life" of a year's worth of species from five continents. The stunning images of birds in... (read more)

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Lobster: A Global History (Edible)
Lobster: A Global History (Edible)
by Elisabeth Townsend
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Other than that it tastes delicious with butter, what do you know about the knobbily-armoured, scarlet creature staring back at you from your fancy dinner plate? Food writer Elisabeth Townsend here charts the global rise of the lobster as delicacy.... (read more)

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Osmoregulation and Drinking in Vertebrates
Osmoregulation and Drinking in Vertebrates
by N Hazon
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"Osmoregulation and Drinking in Vertebrates" presents some of the most exciting recent advancements in the area of osmoregulation, from the control of gene expression to whole animal response. The volume discusses the differences and similarities in the... (read more)

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Introduction To Biology of Marine Life (9TH 09 - Old Edition)
Introduction To Biology of Marine Life (9TH 09 - Old Edition)
by John F. Morrissey
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An Introduction to the Biology of Marine Life, Ninth Edition, engages students in the excitement and challenge of understanding marine organisms and the environment in which they live. Selected groups of marine organisms are examined within a framework... (read more)

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Global Marine Biological Diversity: A Strategy for Building Conservation Into Decision Making
Global Marine Biological Diversity: A Strategy for Building Conservation Into Decision Making
by Elliott A Norse
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Global Marine Biological Diversity presents the most up-to-date information and view on the challenge of conserving the living sea and how that challenge can be met.... (read more)

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World Ocean Census: A Global Survey of Marine Life
World Ocean Census: A Global Survey of Marine Life
by Darlene Crist
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A] distillation of a decade of exploration, magnificently illustrated and eloquently written. Some will treasure World Ocean Census as a valuable reference, others as a place to find white-knuckle adventures. -- From the foreword by Sylvia EarleAn... (read more)

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California Marine Life
California Marine Life
by Marty Snyderman
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California Marine Life is an invaluable guide to common marine species and various habitats found along the California coast. It is fully illustrated with brillliant color photographs of the fantastic creatures that live in these waters.... (read more)

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The Last Fisherman: Witness to the Endangered Oceans
The Last Fisherman: Witness to the Endangered Oceans
by Jeffrey L Rotman
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With breathtaking images and compelling stories, an underwater photographer chronicles the glory, and devastation, of our changing oceans. When author Jeff Rotman began his adventures as an underwater photographer more than 40 years ago, he relished the... (read more)

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The Secret Life of Clams: The Mysteries and Magic of Our Favorite Shellfish
The Secret Life of Clams: The Mysteries and Magic of Our Favorite Shellfish
by Anthony D Fredericks
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Get up close and personal with an amazing creature that has invaded our lexicon as well as our restaurants. It breathes with tubes, it has no head or brain, it feeds through a filter, and it is the source of dozens of familiar proverbs (and#8220;happy as... (read more)

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Invaders of the Great Lakes: Invasive Species and Their Impact on You
Invaders of the Great Lakes: Invasive Species and Their Impact on You
by Wildlifeforever
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Invasive species are among the worst conservation threats to our natural resources. They destroy habitat and are among the leading causes for fish and wildlife to be added to the Threatened and Endangered Species Lists. This book describes 39 aquatic... (read more)

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Seahorses
Seahorses
by Catherine Wallis
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An introduction to one of nature's most startling, beautiful and endangered creatures.... (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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