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The Resource Octopus! : the most mysterious creature in the sea, Katherine Harmon Courage

Octopus! : the most mysterious creature in the sea, Katherine Harmon Courage

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Octopus! : the most mysterious creature in the sea
Title
Octopus!
Title remainder
the most mysterious creature in the sea
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Harmon Courage
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Veteran journalist and contributing editor for 'Scientific American,' Katherine Harmon Courage dives into the mystifying underwater world of the octopus, sharing new scientific discoveries and demonstrating deep cultural ties that connect us all to this alien-like creature
Summary
A survey of the mysterious cephalopod draws on the author's transatlantic expeditions and interviews with leading experts to cover the scientific discoveries, mythologies, and cultural meals associated with the octopus
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Writing style
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10225709
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Courage, Katherine Harmon
Dewey number
594/.56
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL430.3.O2
LC item number
C675 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Octopuses
  • Octopuses
  • Octopoda
Target audience
adult
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the most mysterious creature in the sea
Label
Octopus! : the most mysterious creature in the sea, Katherine Harmon Courage
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
To catch an octopus -- Tough and tasty -- A strange animal -- Skin tricks -- Brain power -- Armed: and roboticized -- Hunting -- Sex and death
Control code
ocn837179661
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9781591845270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)837179661
Label
Octopus! : the most mysterious creature in the sea, Katherine Harmon Courage
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
To catch an octopus -- Tough and tasty -- A strange animal -- Skin tricks -- Brain power -- Armed: and roboticized -- Hunting -- Sex and death
Control code
ocn837179661
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9781591845270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)837179661

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