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Author Stonehouse, Bernard.

Title A visual introduction to sharks, skates and rays / Bernard Stonehouse ; illustrated by Martin Camm.

Imprint New York : Checkmark Books, c1999.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J OVERSZ 597.3 STO    Out of Collection
Description 46 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 31 cm.
Series Animal watch
Stonehouse, Bernard. Animal watch.
Note Includes index.
Contents What is a shark? -- Sharks and their relations -- These are the sharks -- How sharks work -- Around the world -- Old sharks -- Dogfish sharks -- Saw sharks -- Angels and bullheads -- Carpet sharks, wobbegongs and nurses -- Whale sharks, basking sharks and megamouths -- Mackerel sharks 1: porbeagles, threshers and makos -- Mackerel sharks 2: sand tiger, goblin, crocodile and great white -- Ground sharks 1: cat sharks, houndsharks and weasel sharks -- Ground sharks 2: requiem sharks -- Ground sharks 3: hammerheads -- Skates and rays -- Dangerous sharks and sharks in danger.
Summary In text and pictures, describes the various kinds of sharks, their life cycles, and the best locations for humans to see them.
Subject Sharks -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Camm, Martin, ill.
Spine Title Sharks : a visual introduction
ISBN 0816039240 : $16.95

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