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Sharks and Rays of Hawaiʻi

G. L. Crow, Jennifer Crites - 2002 - Nature - No preview available


Angelo Mojetta - 2004 - Sports & Recreation - Snippet view
Behind most myths of the sea, behind most people's sense of fear and respect for the ocean, lurks the shark—the uncontested lord of the deep. Each year scientists try to counter the bad publicity that sharks receive during beach season, and now ...

1000 Things You Should Know about Sharks

Anna Claybourne - 2006 - Sharks - No preview available
Exactly 1000 facts are covered by 100 topics, each with 10 key points that provide a simple handle on the subject. Fascinating information panels as well as extended captions amplify this quick fire approach.


1998 - Nature - Snippet view
Describes the shark's biology, behavior, and environments, explores man's changing relationship with the fish, and argues for their conservation


Andrea Ferrari, Anna Bennett, Antonella Ferrari - 2002 - Nature - Snippet view
A comprehensive guide to 120 species of sharks including habitat, dimensions, biology, behavior and mythology. Illustrated throughout in color.


Mark Carwardine - 2004 - Nature - Limited preview
A guide to sharks covers their origins, ancestors, diversity, reputation, conservation efforts, and how they are being studied.


Bright M - 2002 - Nature - No preview available
The author of "Looking into Nature's Secrets" presents an illuminating look at sharks, basing his information on the latest findings from researchers around the world. 100 color photos.

Sharks of Hawaii: Their Biology and Cultural Significance

Leighton R. Taylor - 1993 - Nature - Limited preview
This book offers a fascinating look at the species inhabiting waters around the Hawaiian archipelago. By combining modern knowledge of shark biology with details culled from oral tradition, legends, and artifacts, Dr. Taylor provides a scientific ...

The Secret Life of Sharks: A Leading Marine Biologist Reveals the Mysteries o

A. Peter Klimley - 2008 - Nature - Limited preview
Marine biologist Pete Klimley swims with the sharks. He was one of the first scientists to free-dive among sharks, and he has spent nearly thirty years studying shark behavior, sometimes swimming in schools of several hundred sharks. From his ...