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Author: Jonathan Sheikh-Miller; Gillian Doherty; John Woodcock
Publisher: [Tulsa, OK] : [EDC Pub.], 2001.
Series: Usborne discovery.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Dramatic underwater photography brings readers face to face with sharks of all shapes and sizes. This book recommends special shark Web sites that have been chosen by Usborne editors and Web researchers, adding new dimensions of information and entertainment.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Sheikh-Miller; Gillian Doherty; John Woodcock
ISBN: 0746037236 9780746037232 1580863353 9781580863353
OCLC Number: 46565932
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 63 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: What is a shark? --
Shark parts --
How sharks swim --
Basic shark senses --
Special senses --
Gills and breathing --
Teeth and eating --
Going in for the kill --
Pup producers --
Laying eggs --
Great white --
Dangerous sharks --
Plankton eaters --
Camouflaged sharks --
Life on the bottom --
Reef sharks --
Hammerheads --
Cats and hounds --
Fast sharks --
Deep-water sharks --
Shark relatives --
On the move --
Shark attacks --
Sharks in danger --
Studying sharks --
Sharks in a changing world --
Shark bites --
Record breakers --
Glossary --
Index.
Series Title: Usborne discovery.
Other Titles: Internet-linked sharks
Responsibility: Jonathan Sheikh-Miller ; edited by Gillian Doherty ; illustrated by John Woodcock.

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Dramatic underwater photography brings readers face to face with sharks of all shapes and sizes. This book recommends special shark Web sites that have been chosen by Usborne editors and Web researchers, adding new dimensions of information and entertainment.

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