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The whale : in search of the giants of the sea / Philip Hoare.

Hoare, Philip (Author).

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  • 10 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria 599.5 HOA (Text) 37521530272154 AMPL Adult Nonfiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 599.5 HOA (Text) 33118000143200 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 599.5 HOA (Text) 39391006191389 Nonfiction Available -
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New Castle-Henry County PL - Main 599.5 HOAR (Text) 39231031880921 Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -
North Madison Co PL - Ralph E. Hazelbaker Library (Summitville) 599.5 HOA (Text) 30419300394703 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library 599.5 HOA (Text) 39206020435200 NonFiction Available -
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Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 599.5 HOA (Text) 30032010489927 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield 599.5 Hoare (Text) 78292000295178 Adult Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 599.5 HOARE (Text) 33946002261100 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780061976216
  • ISBN: 0061976210
  • Physical Description: 453 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally published as: Leviathan, or, The whale. London : Fourth Estate, 2009.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-428) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Soundings -- The passage out -- The sperm whale -- A filthy enactment -- Far away land -- Sealed orders -- The divine magnet -- Very like a whale - The correct use of whales -- The whiteness of the whale -- The melancholy whale -- A cold war for the whale -- The whale watch -- The ends of the Earth -- The chase.
Awards Note: Winner of the 2009 BBC Samuel Johnson prize for non-fiction.
Subject: Whales.
Whales in literature.
Marine mammals.

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