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Underwater to Get Out of the Rain: A Love Affair with the Sea
Underwater to Get Out of the Rain: A Love Affair with the Sea
by Trevor Norton
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On a hot summer's day there could be no quicker transport to the seaside than Trevor Norton's cool and entrancing account of a lifetime's adventures under or near the water. Norton's eye for the bizarre, amazing, and beautiful inhabitants of the oceans... (read more)

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Their Fathers Work Casting Nets With the Worlds Fishermen
Their Fathers Work Casting Nets With the Worlds Fishermen
by William Mccloskey
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Fishing is a hard and fiercely independent life, one of the world's last hunting occupations, and one of the most hazardous. Change has been a constant, with traditional fisheries modernized, stocks threatened by overfishing and pollution, and political... (read more)

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Dolphin Chronicles
Dolphin Chronicles
by Carol Howard
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Of all the mammals on earth, none has inspired our affection as much as the dolphin. Fascinated by these creatures of myth, magic, and history, we have longed to penetrate the mystery that surrounds them and thrilled to the possibility of communicating... (read more)

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The Grandest of Lives: Eye to Eye with Whales
The Grandest of Lives: Eye to Eye with Whales
by Douglas H Chadwick
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Acclaimed nature writer Douglas Chadwick offers engaging portraits of five diverse whale species--the humpback, northern bottlenose, blue whale, minke whale, and orca--in the context of his hands-on adventures with prominent whale researchers.... (read more)

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Whales and Dolphins of the North American Pacific: Including Seals and Other Marine Mammals
Whales and Dolphins of the North American Pacific: Including Seals and Other Marine Mammals
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Whales and Dolphins of the North American Pacific is the most comprehensive photographic guide to the marine mammals of the North American Pacific (Baja California, Mexico to South East Alaska), covering all 38 species of cetacean (whales, dolphins and... (read more)

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Encyclopedia of Aquatic Life
Encyclopedia of Aquatic Life
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This resource is a superb marriage of research, underwater photography, and artwork.... (read more)

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To Follow the Water: Exploring the Ocean to Discover Climate
To Follow the Water: Exploring the Ocean to Discover Climate
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In To Follow the Water, critically acclaimed author Dallas Murphy artfully recasts the story of human expansion and cultural development with the ocean playing the central role. Applying a novelists eye for detail and a historians drive for perspective... (read more)

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Sea Legs: Tales of a Woman Oceanographer
Sea Legs: Tales of a Woman Oceanographer
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-304) and index.... (read more)

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The Windward Road: Adventures of a Naturalist on Remote Caribbean Shores
The Windward Road: Adventures of a Naturalist on Remote Caribbean Shores
by Archie Fairly Carr
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  The Windward Road, published in 1956, made history. When Archie Carr began to rove the Caribbean to write about sea turtles, he saw that their numbers were dwindling. Out of this appeal to save them grew the first ventures in international... (read more)

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Whelks to Whales: Coastal Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest
Whelks to Whales: Coastal Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest
by Rick M Harbo
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This full-colour field guide to the marine life of coastal British Columbia, Alaska, Washington, Oregon and northern California is perfect for divers, boaters, beachcombers, and snorkellers of every experience level. The concise handbook is a ready... (read more)

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Extreme Nature: Images from the World's Edge
Extreme Nature: Images from the World's Edge
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Listening to Whales: What the Orcas Have Taught Us
Listening to Whales: What the Orcas Have Taught Us
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Whales have fascinated people for centuries, but were nearly wiped out during the 20th century. Several species are still under threat. This title is a pocket sized introduction to the history, myths, literature and imagery devoted to the world's largest... (read more)

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Introduction to Biology of Marine Life
Introduction to Biology of Marine Life
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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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The Last Fish Tale: The Fate of the Atlantic and Survival in Gloucester, America's Oldest Fishing Port and Most Original Town
The Last Fish Tale: The Fate of the Atlantic and Survival in Gloucester, America's Oldest Fishing Port and Most Original Town
by Mark Kurlansky
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The bestselling author of Cod, Salt, and The Big Oyster has enthralled readers with his incisive blend of culinary, cultural, and social history. Now, in his most colorful, personal, and important book to date, Mark Kurlansky turns his attention to a... (read more)

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The Devil's Teeth: A True Story of Obsession and Survival Among America's Great White Sharks
The Devil's Teeth: A True Story of Obsession and Survival Among America's Great White Sharks
by Susan Casey
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A journalist's obsession brings her to a remote island off the California coast, home to the world's most mysterious and fearsome predators-and the strange band of surfer-scientists who follow them Susan Casey was in her living room when she first saw... (read more)

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Cooking with Sea Vegetables: A Collection of Naturally Delicious Dishes Using to the Full the Bountiful Harvest of the Oceans
Cooking with Sea Vegetables: A Collection of Naturally Delicious Dishes Using to the Full the Bountiful Harvest of the Oceans
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High in minerals and protein and low in calories, sea vegetables have always been valued for their rejuvenating and purifying properties. They can be combined with other foods to form the basis of a balanced diet free from meat, dairy products and... (read more)

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Demon Fish: Travels Through the Hidden World of Sharks
Demon Fish: Travels Through the Hidden World of Sharks
by Juliet Eilperin
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A group of traders huddles around a pile of dried shark fins on a gleaming white floor in Hong Kong. A Papua New Guinean elder shoves off in his hand-carved canoe, ready to summon a shark with ancient magic. A scientist finds a rare shark in... (read more)

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Sharks of the Pacific Northwest: Including Oregon, Washington, British Columbia and Alaska
Sharks of the Pacific Northwest: Including Oregon, Washington, British Columbia and Alaska
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The Gulf Stream: Tiny Plankton, Giant Bluefin, and the Amazing Story of the Powerful River in the Atlantic
The Gulf Stream: Tiny Plankton, Giant Bluefin, and the Amazing Story of the Powerful River in the Atlantic
by Stan Ulanski
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Coursing through the Atlantic Ocean is a powerful current with a force 300 times that of the mighty Amazon. Ulanski explores the fascinating science and history of this sea highway known as the Gulf Stream, a watery wilderness that stretches from the... (read more)

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