Whales, dolphins, and porpoises

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Dorling Kindersley, 1992 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 64 pages
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Explores the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, and feeding habits of these underwater mammals.

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User Review  - lycomayflower - LibraryThing

Picked this up during a trip to the National Aquarium in Baltimore earlier this month. This fully-illustrated recognition guide was surely not meant to be read from cover to cover, but that didn't ... Read full review

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User Review  - Heather19 - LibraryThing

A very, very informative book about all classifications of whales, dolphins, and porpoises. Scale pictures show the size difference between different species, and every single species has a size scale ... Read full review

Contents

CONTENTS
4
INSIDE AND
10
HARMLESS KILLERS
16
Copyright

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About the author (1992)

Mark Carwardine is a zoologist, writer, photographer, consultant, and broadcaster with a special interest in marine wildlife. He has written more than forty books, including several bestsellers, and hosts Nature and a wide variety of other natural history programs on BBC Radio.

Camm is a gifted natural history artist who specializes in studying each species in its native environment.

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