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The Resource The great sperm whale : a natural history of the ocean's most magnificent and mysterious creature, Richard Ellis

The great sperm whale : a natural history of the ocean's most magnificent and mysterious creature, Richard Ellis

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The great sperm whale : a natural history of the ocean's most magnificent and mysterious creature
Title
The great sperm whale
Title remainder
a natural history of the ocean's most magnificent and mysterious creature
Statement of responsibility
Richard Ellis
Title variation
great sperm whale
Title variation remainder
a natural history of the oceans most magnificent and mysterious creature
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Covers all aspects of sperm whales, including migrations, ecology, evolution, and breeding
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10008721
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ellis, Richard
Dewey number
599.5/47
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.C435
LC item number
E437 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Sperm whale
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a natural history of the ocean's most magnificent and mysterious creature
Label
The great sperm whale : a natural history of the ocean's most magnificent and mysterious creature, Richard Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-358) and index
Contents
Physty -- Mr. Melville's whale -- Whence the sperm whale? -- The (un)natural history of the sperm whale -- The social lives of sperm whales -- Battle of the giants -- "I'll have the calamari--" -- Making contact -- How to catch a whale -- The war on whales -- "Can leviathan long endure so wide a chase?"
Control code
2010048266
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xv, 368 p.
Isbn
9780700617722
Lccn
2010048266
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
The great sperm whale : a natural history of the ocean's most magnificent and mysterious creature, Richard Ellis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-358) and index
Contents
Physty -- Mr. Melville's whale -- Whence the sperm whale? -- The (un)natural history of the sperm whale -- The social lives of sperm whales -- Battle of the giants -- "I'll have the calamari--" -- Making contact -- How to catch a whale -- The war on whales -- "Can leviathan long endure so wide a chase?"
Control code
2010048266
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xv, 368 p.
Isbn
9780700617722
Lccn
2010048266
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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