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Author: Victoria Dickenson
Publisher: London, UK : Reaktion Books Ltd, 2016. ©2016
Series: Animal (Reaktion Books)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the natural and cultural history of seals, sea lions, fur seals and walruses.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Victoria Dickenson
ISBN: 9781780234892 1780234899
OCLC Number: 933724874
Description: 213 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 19 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
True seals --
Seals and people --
Peoples of the seal --
Hunting the seal --
Whitecoat --
Timeline.
Series Title: Animal (Reaktion Books)
Responsibility: Victoria Dickenson.

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Seal by Victoria Dickenson explores the natural and cultural history of an animal that has piqued and delighted human interest since ancient times, from their role in Roman spectacles to their  Read more...

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