6 edition of The Book of Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises found in the catalog.
The Book of Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises
by Smithmark Pub
Written in English
|Contributions||Chris Forsey (Illustrator)|
|The Physical Object|
Encyclopedia of Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises includes: detailed profiles of 90 current species of cetaceans a report on the newly discovered species in the genus Berardius, a small black form related to the Baird's beaked whale fascinating sidebars that bring to life cetacean society and culture an enlightening discussion of the differences. Oct 15, · Figures of myth and—as the debate over hunting rages on—figures of conflict since long before the days of Moby-Dick, whales, dolphins, and porpoises are also ecologically important and, in many cases, threatened. Written for general enthusiasts, emergent cetacean fans, and biologists alike, this stunning, urgently needed book will serve as Brand: University of Chicago Press.
About this book. We have now sold out of our signed copies. Read our author interview here This outstanding new handbook to whales, dolphins and porpoises is the most comprehensive, authoritative and up-to-date guide to these popular mammals. The Encyclopedia of Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises Erich Hoyt. Firefly, $ (p) ISBN Buy this book Whale researcher Hoyt (Creatures of the Deep) provides readers with a.
May 01, · If you want to know anything about whales, dolphins or even porpoises get this book. It has all the information from an ID Checklist (to ID the animals in the wild) to information about it's diet. YOu can find anything in this book. Great for anyone!5/5(7). The book Whales Dolphins and Porpoises by Mark Carwardine is a thrilling informative read. The author comes from a zoologist background, meaning he gives credible and eloquent information. He reports for the BBC news as well as writes articles. Carwardine is a very outspoken conservationist and has achieved widespread recognition for his work.
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Nov 24, · Fisrt of all, I believe this is the exact same book as "Whales, dolphins, and porpoises. It is great book. I'm a marine life artist, so I needed a book like this one to study the scientific anatomy of each animal in details in order to get them down the right way realistically on canvas/5(67).
Jan 12, · ASJA Writing Awards Recipient Honorable Mention Best Children's/Young Adult Nonfiction Book Erich Hoyt Encyclopedia of Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises. In the Encyclopedia of Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises, award-winning author and whale researcher Erich Hoyt takes readers into the field for an intimate encounter with some 90 species of cetaceans that make their 5/5(5).
Sep 15, · DK Handbook: Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises: The Visual Guide to All the World's Cetaceans (Eyewitness Handbooks) by Mark Carwardine (Dorling Kindersley )() is a wonderful reference book for all the cetaceans in both saltwater and freshwater environments.
I /5. “[This book] contains many good illustrations of the majority of extant species of whales, dolphins, and porpoises (cetaceans). It also provides a general overview of the systematics and evolution of cetaceans as a group and very brief summaries of anatomy, feeding, life.
His newest book — The Book of Whales of Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises () — chronicles the An award-winning author, he has written or co-written 22 books and hundreds of magazine articles on whales, dolphins, as well as the deep sea, ants, insects, wild plants Dolphins other subjects.4/5(16). European Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises: The book is written by an experienced marine mammal scientist and award-winning conservationist, providing a unique synthesis on their status, distribution and ecology.
In addition, it presents information on various conservation threats, including fisheries by catch, contaminants, noise disturbance. Jul 12, · Buy Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises (DK Handbooks) Re-issue (PB, round corners) by Mark Carwardine (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.
Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(18). Oct 02, · This book is great for anyone interested in learning about whales, young or not so young. It is full of interesting facts on whale behavior and anatomy, and commomly known whales, dolphins and porpoises.
The illustrations are excellent and accurate/5(4). Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.
The book Deep Thinkers: Inside the Minds of Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises, Edited by Janet Mann is published by University of Chicago Press. The book Deep Thinkers: Inside the Minds of Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises, Edited by Janet Mann is published by University of Chicago Press.
Dramatic, ready-to-color renderings of over 40 seagoing and freshwater mammals, including the bottlenose dolphin, Irrawaddy dolphin, Amazon dolphin, northern bottlenose whale, sperm whale, blue whale, killer whale, and astonishing ivory tusked narwhal.
Full-color illustrations on. A new edition of the clearest, most authoritative guide to whales, dolphins and porpoises you will find. From the Common Dolphin to the Killer Whale, discover the world's cetaceans.
Over incredible photos, annotations and detailed descriptions highlighting chief characteristics and distinguishing marks will help you to identify different whale, dolphin or porpoise species quickly and easily.5/5(4). Whales, dolphins, and porpoises belong to a group known as cetaceans.
At least one type of cetacean lives in every ocean. Whales are the world’s biggest animals and dolphins are thought to be the cleverest of all sea creatures. Whales and their relatives have belly buttons, just like most other mammals. dolphins porpoises and whales Download dolphins porpoises and whales or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.
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Whales, Dolphins And Porpoises is an introductory guide that offers enlightening information to 96 species of cetacea. Oct 19, · “ Deep Thinkers: An Exploration of Intelligence in Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises ”, edited by Janet Mann, published in Europe by Ivy Press in October (hardback, pages) Rather than have one author cover this vast topic, the book is edited by Janet Mann who gathered a dream-team of researchers, including Hal Whitehead and Luke.
This book is a fascinating compilation of the latest data on cetaceans and an impassioned argument for the ongoing need for international protection of at-risk populations and their increasingly damaged habitat. Encyclopedia of Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises includes: Brand: Firefly Books, Limited.
Feb 01, · Whales Dolphins & Porpoises - Baleias Golfinhos e Botos Kindersley Handbook of Whales Dolphins and Porpoises explains where in the world. Oct 01, · The book concludes with a list of ways individuals can get involved as citizen scientists, in addition to a list of sources and resources and an index.
An accessible volume for school and public libraries (12/12/) Despite its name, the Encyclopedia of Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises is no dry, encyclopedic tome/5(7).
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The Whale-Watcher's Handbook: A Field Guide to the Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises of North America (American Littoral Society) by David K. Bulloch and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at laikipiatourism.comSome say dolphins may be as intelligent as people.
We present the facts in an impartial way that encourages kids to develop their own opinions. They’ll have fun, too, with the stories of human-dolphin encounters and the explanation of dolphin "sonar.".European Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises: Marine Mammal Conservation in Practice presents an intimate view of the workings of international conservation agreements to protect marine mammals, detailing achievements over the last 25 years, identifying weaknesses and making recommendations that governments, scientists, marine stakeholders and the public can take to improve conservation efforts.