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Blowfish's oceanopedia : 291 extraordinary things you didn't know about the sea

Author: Blowfish
Publisher: London : Atlantic Books, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From luminous squid to invisible plankton, from sandy shorelines to the bone-crushing pressure of the deep, marine conservationist Tom 'The Blowfish' Hird takes us on an incredible journey revealing what lurks beneath the waves. A treasure chest of fascinating facts, full-colour photos and vintage line drawings, Blowfish's Oceanopedia is a stunningly beautiful guide to all we know about our oceans and the weird and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Blowfish
ISBN: 1786492423 9781786492425
OCLC Number: 1030592247
Notes: "Tom 'the Blowfish' Hird"--Spine.
Description: ix, 292 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The ways of the sea --
Shore --
Coastal seas --
Coral reef --
Open ocean --
Deep ocean --
Frozen seas --
Threats to the oceans.
Other Titles: Oceanopedia
Two hundred and ninety one extraordinary things you did not know about the sea
Responsibility: Tom Hird.

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A fascinating and fun-filled book of extraordinary facts about the oceans, seas and waterways of our world.  Read more...

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Packed with proper science, brought alive by marine biologist, Tom "the Blowfish" Hird's entertainingly blokey turn of phrase. * BBC Wildlife Magazine * Amazing facts for ocean-lovers. * New Read more...

 
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