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Author: Miranda MacQuitty
Publisher: London : Dorling Kindersley, 1992
Series: Eyewitness.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes, in text and photographs, the physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of various types of sharks.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Miranda MacQuitty
ISBN: 0751347418 9780751347418
OCLC Number: 49873425
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 72 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps, color portraits ; 28 cm.
Contents: What is a shark?; close relatives; inside a shark; ancient sharks; amazing grace; making sense; laying eggs; live young; teeth and diet; friend or foe?; the great white shark; gentle giants; basking beauties; angel sharks; horn sharks; head like a hammer; weird and wonderful; shark artefacts; shark attack; sharks at bay; in the cage and out; studying sharks; tagging sharks; shark overkill; use and abuse; save the shark!; did you know?; did you know? (continued); find out more.
Series Title: Eyewitness.
Responsibility: written by Miranda MacQuitty.

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Offering visual information, this title is suitable for students whether they want to come face to face with a Great White or learn why sharks sometimes eat each other.  Read more...

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