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The devil's teeth : a true story of obsession and survival among America's great white sharks

Author: Susan Casey
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2006, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Owl books edView all editions and formats
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A journalist describes how her fascination with great white sharks led her to Southeast Farallon Island, a remote island off the California coast, and to a group of biologists who study these fearsome, frequently misunderstood predators of the sea.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Named Person: Susan Casey; Susan Casey
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Casey
ISBN: 0805080112 9780805080117
OCLC Number: 228473924
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 2005.
"An Owl book."
Description: 291 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), map ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Susan Casey.

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Each fall, twenty-seven miles off the San Francisco coast, in the waters surrounding a rocky island chain, the world's largest congregation of white sharks gather to feed. Presenting an account of a  Read more...

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Guaranteed to scare people right out of the water. "The Associated Press" It's Jaws meets Adaptation. "The Wall Street Journal" Chilling . . . A lively and detailed account. "USA Today" [A] Read more...

 
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