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DOLPHIN CHRONICLES : A FASCINATING MOVI

By: CAROL J. HOWARD

Price: $7.50

Publisher: BANTAM DOUBLEDAY DELL:

Seller ID: IM186542


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INEXHAUSTIBLE SEA

By: DANIEL / MINOT

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: IM460166


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NEW WORLD OF THE OCEANS

By: DANIEL BEHRMAN

Price: $7.00

Publisher: LITTLE BROWN AND COMPANY:

Seller ID: IM434708


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DEATH AT SEAWORLD : SHAMU AND THE DARK S

By: DAVID KIRBY

Price: $13.50

Publisher: ST. MARTINS:

Seller ID: IM472556


From the "New York Times" bestselling author of "Evidence of Harm" and "Animal Factory--"a groundbreaking scientific thriller that exposes the dark side of SeaWorld, America's most beloved marine mammal park "Death at SeaWorld" centers on the battle with the multimillion-dollar marine park industry over the controversial and even lethal ramifications of keeping killer whales in captivity. Following the story of marine biologist and animal advocate at the Humane Society o... View more info

INTRODUCTION TO OCEANOGRAPHY

By: DAVID ROSS

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: IM458791


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OCEANS

By: ELLEN J. PRAGER

Price: $9.00

Publisher: MCGRAW-HILL COMPANIES:

Seller ID: IM32237


"" An] absorbing survey of oceanography . . . this] elegant study is an excellent resource."--Publishers Weekly" A fascinating examination of the earth's oceans This exhaustive overview of oceanography captures the excitement of discovery in the making. "The Oceans" opens up the world of ocean science to the general reader and raises significant questions about the future of the ancient, nurturing ocean itself. The oceans cover more than 70 percent of the gl... View more info

WE COME FROM THE SEA

By: HANS HASS

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: IM460121


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HARVEST OF THE SEA

By: JOHN BARDACH

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HARPER & BROTHERS:

Seller ID: IM443733


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JAMES CAMERON'S ALIENS OF THE DEEP : VOY

By: JOSEPH MACINNIS

Price: $15.00

Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER:

Seller ID: IM261372


ALIENS OF THE DEEP "The search for life in space begins on the ocean floor..." Far beneath the ocean's surface, beyond the reach of the sun, an astonishing community of animals lives in a world of searing heat, intense pressure, and absolute darkness. In "Aliens of the Deep," Academy Award-winning filmmaker James Cameron and a crew of scientists embark on an extraordinary mission to document this extreme environment. What they learn about the deep sea may one day... View more info

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DEMON FISH : TRAVELS THROUGH THE HIDDEN

By: JULIET EILPERIN

Price: $8.00

Publisher: ALFRED A. KNOPF:

Seller ID: IM65383


A thrilling guided tour through the world of sharks and their relationship with human communities around the globe. From Belize to South Africa, from Shanghai to Bimini, we see that sharks are still the object of an obsession that may eventually lead to their extinction. In this eye-opening adventure that spans the globe, environmental journalist Juliet Eilperin investigates the fascinating ways different individuals and cultures relate to the ocean's top predator... View more info

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LIVING FOSSIL

By: KEITH STEWA THOMSON

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NORTON, W.W. & COMPANY, INC.:

Seller ID: IM119439


In the winter of 1938, a fishing boat by chance dragged from the Indian Ocean a fish thought extinct for 70 million years. It was a coelacanth, which thrived concurrently with dinosaurs and pterodactyls an animal of major importance to those who study the history of vertebrate life. Living Fossil describes the life and habitat of the coelcanth and what scientists have learned about it during fifty years of research. It is an exciting and very human story, filled with amb... View more info

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DOLPHINS OF SHARK BAY

By: PAMELA S. TURNER

Price: $9.99

Publisher: MARINER:

Seller ID: IM181768


Ride alongside the author Pamela S. Turner and her scientific team and meet a cast of dolphin characters large enough (and charismatic enough) to rival a Shakespearean play--Puck, Piccolo, Flute, and Dodger among them. You will fall in love with this crew, both human and finned, as they seek to answer the question: just why are dolphins so smart? And what does their behavior tell us about human intelligence, captive animals, and the future of the ocean? Beautiful photos ... View more info

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SHARK TROUBLE : TRUE STORIES ABOUT SHARK

By: PETER BENCHLEY

Price: $6.50

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM282108


Master storyteller Peter Benchley combines high adventure with practical information in Shark Trouble, a book that is at once a thriller and a valuable guide to being safe in, on, under, and around the sea. The bestselling author of Jaws, The Deep, and other works draws on more than three decades of experience to share information about sharks and other marine animals. "Shark attacks on human beings generate a tremendous amount of media coverage," Benchley writes, "p... View more info

200 000 000 YEARS BENEATH THE SEA

By: PETER BRIGGS

Price: $6.00

Publisher: HOLT, RINEHART & WINSTON:

Seller ID: IM2966


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BLUE MERIDIAN

By: PETER MATTHIESSEN

Price: $3.50

Publisher: SIGNET:

Seller ID: IM437376


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