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The Resource Shark life : true stories about sharks & the sea, Peter Benchley ; adapted for young people by Karen Wojtyla

Shark life : true stories about sharks & the sea, Peter Benchley ; adapted for young people by Karen Wojtyla

Label
Shark life : true stories about sharks & the sea
Title
Shark life
Title remainder
true stories about sharks & the sea
Statement of responsibility
Peter Benchley ; adapted for young people by Karen Wojtyla
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dive into the underwater world of sharks and the other marine animals that inhabit the ocean. Learn about the many types of sharks, including those that pose a threat to humans, their behavior and how to avoid attack
Summary
A comprehensive guide to the marine creatures through a review of the different types of sharks that exist, their swimming patterns in relation to the tides, and the common behaviors and traits they share
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
185167
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wojtyla, Karen
Dewey number
597.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Benchley, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sharks
  • Shark attacks
  • Dangerous marine animals
  • Sharks
  • Shark attacks
  • Dangerous marine animals
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
true stories about sharks & the sea
Label
Shark life : true stories about sharks & the sea, Peter Benchley ; adapted for young people by Karen Wojtyla
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Adaptation of: Shark trouble / Peter Benchley
Contents
  • Preface: Aliens in the sea -- South Australia, 1974: Swimming with nightmares -- Jaws -- South Australia, 1974: Part 2 -- South Australia, 1974: Part 3 -- Shark Attacks: Summer of hype -- Sharks: How little we know -- Six dangerous sharks -- Swimming safely in the sea - How to avoid a shark attack -- When good dives go bad -- You say you want to dive with sharks? -- Some shark facts and a story -- Dangerous to man? Moray eels, killer whales, barracudas, and other creatures we fear -- Even more creatures to avoid...and respect -- Okay, so what can we do?
  • Aliens in the sea -- I: South Australia, 1974: swimming with nightmares -- Jaws -- South Australia, 1974: part 2 -- South Australia, 1974: part 3 -- II: Shark attacks: a summer of hype -- Sharks: how little we know -- Six dangerous sharks -- Swimming safely in the sea -- How to avoid a shark attack -- When good dives go bad -- You say you want to dive with sharks? -- Some shark facts and a story -- III: Dangerous to man? Moray eels, killer whales, barracudas, and other creatures we fear -- Even more creatures to avoid...and respect -- Okay, so what can we do?
Control code
ocm56834458
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
193 p.
Isbn
9780385731096
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2004025396
Other control number
9780385731096
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADS-1819
Label
Shark life : true stories about sharks & the sea, Peter Benchley ; adapted for young people by Karen Wojtyla
Publication
Note
Adaptation of: Shark trouble / Peter Benchley
Contents
  • Preface: Aliens in the sea -- South Australia, 1974: Swimming with nightmares -- Jaws -- South Australia, 1974: Part 2 -- South Australia, 1974: Part 3 -- Shark Attacks: Summer of hype -- Sharks: How little we know -- Six dangerous sharks -- Swimming safely in the sea - How to avoid a shark attack -- When good dives go bad -- You say you want to dive with sharks? -- Some shark facts and a story -- Dangerous to man? Moray eels, killer whales, barracudas, and other creatures we fear -- Even more creatures to avoid...and respect -- Okay, so what can we do?
  • Aliens in the sea -- I: South Australia, 1974: swimming with nightmares -- Jaws -- South Australia, 1974: part 2 -- South Australia, 1974: part 3 -- II: Shark attacks: a summer of hype -- Sharks: how little we know -- Six dangerous sharks -- Swimming safely in the sea -- How to avoid a shark attack -- When good dives go bad -- You say you want to dive with sharks? -- Some shark facts and a story -- III: Dangerous to man? Moray eels, killer whales, barracudas, and other creatures we fear -- Even more creatures to avoid...and respect -- Okay, so what can we do?
Control code
ocm56834458
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
193 p.
Isbn
9780385731096
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2004025396
Other control number
9780385731096
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADS-1819

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