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Marine Life

  • "Conus" of the Southeastern United States and Caribbeanby Alan J. Kohn

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 105.00 US$ 95.55

    Conus is the largest genus of animals in the sea, occurring throughout the world's tropical and subtropical oceans and contributing significantly to marine biodiversity. The shells of these marine mollusks are prized for their amazing variety and extraordinary beauty. The neurotoxic venoms they produce—injected by a hollow, harpoon-like tooth into... more...

  • 101 Questions About the Seashoreby Sy Barlowe

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 3.00

    Does the ocean ever freeze? How did the pistol shrimp get its name? Answers to these and many other questions in this handy question-and-answer guide to life forms thriving along the ocean's edge. more...

  • Algae Abstractsby Office of Water Resources Research Staff

    Springer US 2012; US$ 90.52

    Algae Abstracts is the first in a series of bibliographies on water re­ sources and pollution published by IFI/ Plenum Data Corporation in cooperation with the Water Resources Scientific Information Center (WRSIC). It is produced wholly from the information base compris­ ing material abstracted and indexed for Selected Water Resources Abstracts. The... more...

  • Algal Chemical Ecologyby Charles D. Amsler

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 105.81

    This is the first book ever devoted entirely to the chemical ecology of algae. It covers marine and freshwater algae, macroalgae (seaweeds) and microalgae, including phytoplankton. It includes a primer on algal natural products chemistry for ecologists. more...

  • Amazing Diving Storiesby John Bantin

    Fernhurst Books 2014; US$ 17.11

    This collection of true diving stories makes for compelling reading for all divers. Enjoy classic tales of this extreme watersport, from thrilling wreck discoveries to encounters with the bizarre and the beautiful. There are stories of death and disaster, as well as bravery and triumph. Tales of the exciting and the extreme rub shoulders with more... more...

  • Amazing Fishing Storiesby Paul Knight

    Fernhurst Books 2014; US$ 17.11

    Travel from Scottish streams to shark infested seas and from the frozen tundra to tropical reefs. There’s every style of fishing, from the magic touch of the fly to blood-and-thunder battles with monsters of the deep. Shiver at ghostly tales from the river bank and marvel at incredible exploits with rod and line. There are stories of ones that... more...

  • The Amazing World of Flyingfishby Steve N. G. Howell

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 12.95 US$ 11.78

    If you travel the open ocean anywhere in the tropics, you are very likely to see flyingfish. These beautifully colored "ocean butterflies" shoot out of the water and sail on majestic, winglike pectoral fins to escape from predators such as dolphins, swordfish, and tuna. Some can travel for more than six hundred feet per flight. Yet despite their prevalence... more...

  • Anatomy of Dolphinsby Bruno Cozzi; Stefan Huggenberger; Helmut A Oelschläger

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 89.95

    The Anatomy of Dolphins: Insights into Body Structure and Function is a precise, detailed, fully illustrated, descriptive, and functionally oriented text on the anatomy and morphology of dolphins. It focuses on a number of delphinid species, with keynotes on important dolphin-like genera, such as the harbor porpoise. It also serves as a useful complement... more...

  • Antarctic Sealsby R. M. Laws

    Cambridge University Press 1993; US$ 38.00

    A comprehensive and detailed account of accepted techniques for the study of this important group of mammals. more...

  • Arctic Survivalby Penguin Books Ltd

    Penguin Books Ltd 2017; US$ 5.63

    **The Air Ministry's emergency survival series makes the perfect gift for those who think they'd survive the world's most hostile environments - or at least imagine they could do!** First issued to airmen in 1952, this reprint of The Air Ministry's Arctic Survival pamphlet includes original and authentic emergency advice to crew... more...