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Marine Mammals


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Humpback Whales (Worldlife Library)
Humpback Whales (Worldlife Library)
by Phil Clapham
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Voyageur Naturally is your one-stop resource for books about nature and country sports. We have one of the largest selections available for both young adult and adult readers. Zoos and aquariums, natural history museums, gift shops, sporting book... (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 him through my lens and... (read more)

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Men and Whales
Men and Whales
by Richard Ellis
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In Men and Whales, acclaimed marine writer and artist Richard Ellis presents the powerful, fascinating story of one of our most significant and complex relationships with nature. Tracking whaling from neolithic hunts to the world ban on commercial... (read more)

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The Book of Whales
The Book of Whales
by Richard Ellis
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The Book of Whales celebrates the beauty, the grandeur, the fascination, of this planet's thirty-three species of whale -- from the legendary humpback, sperm, and blue varieties to the equally alluring but lesser-known ginkgo-toothed, goosebeak, and... (read more)

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To Touch a Wild Dolphin (01 Edition)
To Touch a Wild Dolphin (01 Edition)
by Rachel Smolker
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In 1982, Rachel Smolker traveled to Monkey Mia, a remote spot in western Australia where she’d heard wild dolphins regularly interact with people. She had no intention of staying long; she simply wanted to see if the rumors were true. That initial... (read more)

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Thousand Mile Song: Whale Music in a Sea of Sound [With CD (Audio)]
Thousand Mile Song: Whale Music in a Sea of Sound [With CD (Audio)]
by David Rothenberg
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In Thousand Mile Song, musician and philosopher David Rothenberg uses the enigma of whale sounds to explore whether we can truly understand nonhuman minds. Interviewing scholars around the world as they attempt to decipher underwater music, Rothenberg... (read more)

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The Odyssey of KP2: An Orphan Seal, a Marine Biologist, and the Fight to Save a Species
The Odyssey of KP2: An Orphan Seal, a Marine Biologist, and the Fight to Save a Species
by Terrie M Williams
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An inside look at a renowned marine biologist’s quest to save an abandoned, endangered seal pup  Only eleven hundred Hawaiian monk seals survive in the wild. Without intervention, they face certain extinction within fifty years. When a two-day-... (read more)

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Sightings: The Gray Whales' Mysterious Journey
Sightings: The Gray Whales' Mysterious Journey
by Brenda Peterson
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For 50 million years, the gray whale—the most ancient of all great whales—has evolved along the western shores of North America. Its 10,000-mile migration from its summer feeding grounds in the Bering Sea to its winter birthing lagoons in Baja,... (read more)

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Dolphins
Dolphins
by Tim Cahill
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A spirited and evocative look at dolphins through the eyes and emotions of three scientists currently conducting cutting-edge research with wild dolphin populations around the world.... (read more)

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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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AFRICA IN MY BLOOD is an extraordinary self-portrait in letters of Jane Goodall's early years, from childhood to the publication of IN THE SHADOW OF MAN, revealing this remarkable woman more vividly than anything published before, by her or about her. We... (read more)

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World of the Sea Otter
World of the Sea Otter
by Stefani Paine
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Long admired by nature lovers and marine scientists, the sea otter is extraordinarily well adapted to the sea, where it can spend an entire life span eating, sleeping, giving birth, and rearing its young without ever coming ashore. Richly illustrated... (read more)

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Journey of the Pink Dolphins: An Amazon Quest
Journey of the Pink Dolphins: An Amazon Quest
by Sy Montgomery
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When Sy Montgomery ventured into the Amazon to unlock the mysteries of the littleknown pink dolphins, she found ancient whales that plied the Amazon River at dawn and dusk, swam through treetops in flooded forests, and performed underwater ballets with... (read more)

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The Odyssey of Kp2: An Orphan Seal and a Marine Biologist's Fight to Save a Species
The Odyssey of Kp2: An Orphan Seal and a Marine Biologist's Fight to Save a Species
by Terrie M Williams
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An inside look at a renowned marine biologist’s quest to save an abandoned, endangered seal pup  Only eleven hundred Hawaiian monk seals survive in the wild. Without intervention, they face certain extinction within fifty years. When a two-day-... (read more)

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Grayson
Grayson
by Lynne Cox
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You'd swear from the synopsis that it's fiction, grist for an after-school special or Disney's latest blockbuster. But, no, 17-year-old long-distance swimmer Lynne Cox, training one morning off the California coast, discovered a baby gray whale that had... (read more)

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To Touch a Wild Dolphin
To Touch a Wild Dolphin
by Rachel Smolker
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To Touch a Wild Dolphin is the first intimate account of dolphin life in the wild. In 1982 Rachel Smolker traveled to Monkey Mia, a remote beach on the west coast of Australia where wild dolphins regularly interact with humans. Over the next fifteen... (read more)

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Whales: Giants of the Seas and Oceans (Discoveries)
Whales: Giants of the Seas and Oceans (Discoveries)
by Yves Cohat
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Well-written, loaded with information, and with a rich assortment of illustrations, each Discoveries "RM" volume is a look at one facet of art, archaeology, music, history, philosophy, popular culture, science, or nature. These innovatively designed... (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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Sea Otters
Sea Otters
by John A. Love
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A detailed introduction to the behavior, history, conservation efforts and future threats that endanger one of the sea's best-loved animals - the sea otter.... (read more)

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Dolphins and Whales: Biological Guide to the Life of the Cetaceans (White Star Guides)
Dolphins and Whales: Biological Guide to the Life of the Cetaceans (White Star Guides)
by Maurizio Wurtz
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The worlds cetaceans have become a symbol of the importance of successful marine conservation. Dolphins and Whales presents the latest research on these denizens of the deep, including breeding, feeding, migrating, and group behavior, accompanied by... (read more)

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Into Great Silence: A Memoir of Discovery and Loss Among Vanishing Orcas
Into Great Silence: A Memoir of Discovery and Loss Among Vanishing Orcas
by Eva Saulitis
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Science entwines with matters of the human heart as a whale researcher chronicles the lives of an endangered family of orcas   Ever since Eva Saulitis began her whale research in Alaska in the 1980s, she has been drawn deeply into the lives of a... (read more)

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