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The whale scientists : solving the mystery of whale strandings

Author: Fran Hodgkins
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 2007.
Series: Scientists in the field.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With their numbers diminishing, scientists are trying to solve the mystery of whale strandings. Why would the world's largest mammal do something that would most likely cause it to die? Around the world, scientists are trying to find the answer.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fran Hodgkins
ISBN: 0618556737 9780618556731
OCLC Number: 73927598
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: 63 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 24 x 29 cm.
Contents: Transformed mammal --
Why whales strand? --
Getting answers from strandings --
Tragedy and triumph --
Acknowledgments and thanks --
Sources --
Glossary --
Index.
Series Title: Scientists in the field.
Responsibility: by Fran Hodgkins.
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With their numbers diminishing, scientists are trying to solve the mystery of whale strandings. Why would the world's largest mammal do something that would most likely cause it to die? Around the world, scientists are trying to find the answer.

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