Fish and Sea Life
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Beach Stones
Beach Stones
Hardcover      ISBN: 0810955334
Beach stones, abundant and free for the taking, are objects of contemplation, beauty, and sentiment. They come in many colours, shapes and patterns, are fun to collect and even have sensuous qualities. This book helps you understand the life of beach stones. It also brings us the stories of such stones.
Crab
Crab
Hardcover      ISBN: 1454911107
This attractive journal is the perfect accompaniment to our AMNH books, Natural Histories and Extraordinary Birds. a stunning print on the cover drawn from the Museum's unique Rare Book Collection, and has lined pages, an elegant antique finish, decorative endpapers, and a ribbon. It's beautiful, practical, and very portable.
Preparing the Ghost: An Essay Concerning the Giant Squid and Its First Photographer
Preparing the Ghost
An Essay Concerning the Giant Squid and Its First Photographer
Paperback      ISBN: 1631490567
An account detailing the achievements of the first man to photograph a giant squid profile Moses Harvey as an eccentric Newfoundland reverend and obsessive amateur naturalist while describing the author's research trip to Harvey's home. 10,000 first printing.
The Search for the Giant Squid
The Search for the Giant Squid
Paperback      ISBN: 0140286764
Presents a study of the mythology and biology of the real deep sea monster Architeuthis
Peterson First Guide to Fishes of North America
Peterson First Guide to Fishes of North America
Paperback      ISBN: 0395911796
Identifies and describes the most common fishes of North America and offers advice on how to observe fish in the wilds
To the Ocean Deep: The Longest Coloring Book in the World
To the Ocean Deep
The Longest Coloring Book in the World
Paperback      ISBN: 1780677707
Climb down to the depths of the ocean in this amazing fold-out coloring book, the longest in the world! Color an amazing tower, all the way from a boat bobbing in the waves, past sea dragons, mermaids, aqua robots, and sharks, to reach the deep ocean floor.
Octopus!: The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea
Octopus!
The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea
Paperback      ISBN: 1617230146
An all-encompassing 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.
Whales: An Illustrated Celebration
Whales
An Illustrated Celebration
Hardcover      ISBN: 0399581839
A gorgeously illustrated, entertaining, and educational guide to the wonderful whales, dolphins, and porpoises of the world. Some of the world's most fascinating and beloved animals, cetaceans--whales, dolphins, and porpoises--have captivated the human imagination for centuries. Whales: An Illustrated Celebration explores the most interesting and illuminating facts about these marine mammals, from the enormous blue whale (which has a heart the size of a car!) to the Amazon river dolphin (which is pink!). Gorgeously illustrated with full-color art on every page, this giftable guide delves into cetaceans' mysterious evolution (from land to water mammals), their place in mythology, and their ecology, habitats, and behaviors (such as singing, fluking, beaching, bubble feeding, and more). Perfect for nature and animal lovers from eight to eighty, Whales also covers the current state of wild and captive cetaceans worldwide, why we should care, and what we can do to help our beautiful marine mammal friends.
The Breath of a Whale: The Science and Spirit of Pacific Ocean Giants
The Breath of a Whale
The Science and Spirit of Pacific Ocean Giants
Paperback      ISBN: 1632171864
The nature writer behind The Hidden Lives of Owls invites readers on to a small research catamaran off the California coast to experience the habits, sounds and distinguishing details of whales, including orcas, humpbacks, sperm, blue and gray whales. Original.
Field Guide to the Water's Edge
Field Guide to the Water's Edge
Paperback      ISBN: 142620938X