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Saved by the sea : a love story with fish

Author: David Helvarg
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st ed
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This honestly told tale of the changes in one man's journey and the world's ocean over the last half-century is also a profound, startling, and sometimes surprisingly funny reflection on the state of our seas and the intimate ways in which our lives are linked to the natural world around us.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: David Helvarg; David Helvarg
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Helvarg
ISBN: 9780312567064 0312567065
OCLC Number: 464586349
Description: xii, 284 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Swamp fox --
Schooling behavior --
Ocean beach --
Hooked on war --
Private eye to scuba guy --
Coral gardens --
Shipwrecks --
Polar opposites --
Deeper water --
The seaweed rebellion --
Blue is the new green.
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Describes the mysterious powers and influence that the world's oceans can have over anyone. This title also covers the author's development from journalist to becoming an advocate and founder of an  Read more...

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"This is a love story, filled as most of them are with a certain amount of pain and a great deal of pleasure. David Helvarg has done an awful lot to protect the world's oceans, not least this fine Read more...

 
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