Sharks (Portraits of the Animal World)

by Andrew Cleave

Publisher: New Line Books

Written in English
Published: Pages: 80 Downloads: 951
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Subjects:

  • Aquatic creatures,
  • Fishes (ichthyology),
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Nature,
  • Marine Life,
  • FISHES_BEHAVIOR,
  • FISHES_PICTORIAL WORKS,
  • Nature / Fish,
  • SHARKS,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8680288M
ISBN 101880908255
ISBN 109781880908259
OCLC/WorldCa40637542

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The Ultimate Book of Sharks Go on an underwater adventure to meet one of Earth’s coolest predators. In "The Ultimate Book of Sharks," National Geographic photographer Brian Skerry takes kids below the ocean’s surface to see these amazing creatures up close. Don’t wait dive in. Sharks, such as this shortfin mako, have special.

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They occasionally travel in schools, but typically hunt alone. They sometimes follow the annual migration patterns of fish and even fishing boats in search of an easy meal, but sharks manage to find food in all circumstances.

When food is scarce, they use camouflage along with their incredible speed to surprise their prey, making an. Chomp: A Shark Romp - Dive in to the depths of the ocean to discover different species of sharks in this nonfiction picture book with simple text and illustrations.

Many different kinds of sharks are swimming below the ocean’s surface. Some sharks are gentle, and some sharks are fierce. Some are awake in the day, and some are awake at : Bookroo.

Shark, any of numerous species of cartilaginous fishes that make up the order Selachii (class Chondrichthyes). Most species have a tough skin that is dull gray in color and roughened by toothlike scales.

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Photographing them with Hollywood-style lighting and free from a cage, Muller has been on a mission to help conserve these much-feared and misunderstood ocean dwellers.”Category: Books > Photography.

Now available in paperback, the first comprehensive reference on Great White sharks separates fact from fiction and presents real evidence of the ecology and behavior of these remarkable animals.

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However, sharks have replacements arranged in rows and a new one can move in within one day to take the old one’s place. Sharks have between five and 15 rows of teeth in each jaw, with most having five rows.

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Sharks: The Animal Answer Guide presents a perfect mix of current science, history, anthropology, intriguing facts, and gripping photographs. Whether your fascination with sharks stems from fear or curiosity, your knowledge of these animals will improve immensely when you consult this book.

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The novel grew out of Benchley's interest in shark attacks after he learned about the exploits of shark fisherman Frank Mundus in Doubleday commissioned him to write the novel ina period when Benchley Author: Peter Benchley.Earth's oceans are full of mighty sharks.

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