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The plight of the whales

by J. J. McCoy

  • 86 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whales -- Juvenile literature,
  • Wildlife conservation -- Juvenile literature,
  • Whales,
  • Rare animals,
  • Wildlife conservation

  • About the Edition

    Discusses how whales have become endangered and the activities of conservation groups.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby J.J. McCoy.
    SeriesAn Impact book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.C4 M352 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2187684M
    ISBN 100531107787
    LC Control Number89005833

    The Whale Warriors is a fantastic and important book, and remains one of my all-time favorites. It’s an adventure tale to rival any other for daring and lunacy, about a ship that flies the Jolly Roger, sailing the dangerous seas of international politics, with a crew willing to die for their beliefs. [Box/ Pictures on page 17] SHARK FACTS. Size: The largest species, the whale shark (above), reaches 60 feet [18 m] in length and weighs several it is a harmless creature that feeds on plankton and small fish. Gestation period: Birth takes place after as much as 22 months of gestation. Rate of reproduction: The shark gives birth to anywhere from two to ten pups per litter on the average.

    The Whale Warriors The Battle at the Bottom of the World to Save the Planet's Largest Mammals (Book): Heller, Peter: "For the crew of the eco-pirate ship the Farley Mowat, any day saving a whale is a good day to die. In The Whale Warriors, veteran adventure writer Peter Heller takes us on a hair-raising journey with a vigilante crew on their mission to stop illegal Japanese whaling in the. Isabel of the Whales by Hester Velmans. Hester Velmans' first sole creation, Isabel of the Whales, is an "eco-romance," bridging fantasy with reality in discovering the fascinating behavior and life-cycle of the humpback n for children with the idea of empowering young girls and boys to think of themselves as mightier and more capable than they may feel, it follows the story of a.

    A Whale for the Killing is a heartbreaking story, pumped full of hope, sorrow, fury, and helplessness. A Whale for the Killing is essentially the non-fictional Moby Dick. Although the book itself is short, it's scope is as massive as Moby Dick, and equally entertaining. This book took me on/5(80). Remarkable animations bring life to Red Collar’s call to action on the plight of the whales. Responses by Red Collar. Background: Save Whales is a noncommercial .


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