Great white shark

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HarperCollins in collaboration with Stanford University Press, 1991 - Nature - 270 pages
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This stunning volume includes the latest findings on this extraordinary animal--its great size, ancestry and relatives, breeding and feeding habits, attacks on humans, and attempts by humans to adapt it to aquarium life. Full of fascinating details and enhanced with original full-color paintings by the author. Photographs.

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Contents

Introduction
1
Close and Distant Relatives
17
A Giant Ancient Relative
35
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About the author (1991)

Richard Ellis is America's premier marine artist, the ocean-addicted naturalist whose paintings and drawings transport us to another world. Ellis's writing on sea creatures is as diverting as it is instructive; his insatiable curiosity about their habits and habitats has carried him to the ends of the earth.

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