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The Resource Shamu : the 1st killer whale in captivity, written by Joeming Dunn ; illustrated by Brian Denham

Shamu : the 1st killer whale in captivity, written by Joeming Dunn ; illustrated by Brian Denham

Label
Shamu : the 1st killer whale in captivity
Title
Shamu
Title remainder
the 1st killer whale in captivity
Statement of responsibility
written by Joeming Dunn ; illustrated by Brian Denham
Title variation
  • 1st killer whale in captivity
  • First killer whale in captivity
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides readers information on orcas, background on Shamu, a chronology of Shamu's life, and how her captivity influenced history. Includes colorful graphic art, fast facts, and a glossary
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dunn, Joeming W
Dewey number
599.53/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.C432
LC item number
D86 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Denham, Brian
Series statement
  • Famous firsts, animals making history
  • Graphic planet
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shamu (Whale)
  • Killer whale
  • Captive marine mammals
  • Famous animals
  • Shamu (Whale)
  • Killer whale
  • Captive marine mammals
  • Famous animals
  • Cartoons and comics
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Shamu : the 1st killer whale in captivity, written by Joeming Dunn ; illustrated by Brian Denham
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Making 1965 history."
Contents
The orca -- The life of an orca -- Behavior and activities -- The history of Shamu -- The legacy of Shamu -- Shamu facts
Control code
2011011365
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781616416423
Lccn
2011011365
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
Stock number
1332269
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn707239771
Label
Shamu : the 1st killer whale in captivity, written by Joeming Dunn ; illustrated by Brian Denham
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Making 1965 history."
Contents
The orca -- The life of an orca -- Behavior and activities -- The history of Shamu -- The legacy of Shamu -- Shamu facts
Control code
2011011365
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781616416423
Lccn
2011011365
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
Stock number
1332269
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn707239771

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