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Whales and Other Marine Mammals (Golden Guides)

by George S. Fichter

  • 384 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Golden Books Pub Co (Adult) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science (General) (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Marine mammals,
  • Whales,
  • Nature/Ecology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBarbara J. Hoopes Ambler (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9818443M
    ISBN 100307240754
    ISBN 109780307240750
    OCLC/WorldCa22483698

    Product Information. This breathtakingly beautiful book brings readers nose-to-nose with all of the world's marine mammals-a comprehensive line-up of remarkable whales, dolphins, porpoises, seals, walruses, otters, polar bears, dugongs, and manatees.A highly practical field guide, it combines state-of-the-art illustrations with superb color photographs and detailed maps. Whale & Marine Mammals Cruise. Depart directly from Icy Strait Point on your safe, stable, covered, and comfortable whale-watching vessel and travel through the bountiful waters of Icy Strait to the renowned Point Adolphus area, home to Alaska’s largest summer population of humpback whales.

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