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River monsters

Author: Jeremy Wade
Publisher: London : Swordfish, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Over ten feet long, it weighs in at nearly a quarter of a ton. Covering its back are armoured plates made of bone. Five hundred stiletto-sharp teeth line its long crocodilian jaws. It's a prehistoric beast of staggering proportions; a fearsome creature from the time of the dinosaurs. But the Alligator Gar, an air-breathing survivor from the Cretaceous period is still with us today, patrolling inland rivers, hunting  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy Wade
ISBN: 9780857820006 0857820001
OCLC Number: 751798337
Description: 302 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: "A tale of obsession, adventure, and very big fish" --
cover. -River Monsters is Moby Dick in fresh water --
a mixture of science, adventure and detective story, served up with real, live monsters of the deep.
Responsibility: by Jeremy Wade.

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