Manatees, Our Vanishing Mermaids

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Larsen's Outdoor Pub., 1993 - Nature - 128 pages
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Manatees are among nature's strangest-looking, gentlest animals. They're among America's most endangered mammals and were the basis for ancient tales of mermaids, legendary creatures that were half-fish and half-human.

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This book gave lots of good information that was new to me. I always love learning new things about manatees! There were some fantastic pictures. They didn't always match with the topic on the page ... Read full review

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About the author (1993)

M. Timothy O'Keefe has been a diver for more than 30 years. He is an award-winning author and his articles and photographs have also appeared in numerous publications worldwide, including National Geographic Society books, Time-Life Books, Newsweek, and more.

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