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Whales of the world

by Spencer Wilkie Tinker

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by E.J. Brill, Published and distributed by Bess Press in Leiden, New York, Honolulu, Hawaii .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whales -- Classification.,
  • Whales -- Anatomy.,
  • Whales -- Evolution.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Spencer Wilkie Tinker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.C4 T46 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 310 p. :
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2412660M
    ISBN 100935848479
    LC Control Number87070063

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Whales of the world. [Phil Clapham] -- Examines all species of whales and reveals the often complex ways in which whales interact, breed, and communicate. Recounts the history of whaling, and surveys images of whales found in legend and.

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Yu-Kiang Whale. One of the most unusual folklore tales of the whale comes from China and the creature known as ‘Yu-Kiang’. Get this from a library. Whales of the world. [June Behrens] -- Describes the behavior, habitats, and individual species of whales and dolphins, including the bottlenose dolphin, humpback whale, and right whale.

Major species of whales and their habits and. Whales of the world. [W Nigel Bonner] -- Presents a comprehensive survey of these mammals with a history of their evolution and relationship to humans.

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