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Shark Attacks: Inside the Mind of the Ocean's Most Terrifying Predator

Shark Attacks: Inside the Mind of the Ocean's Most Terrifying Predator

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by Gordon Grice
     
 
National Geographic pairs gripping and gruesome stories of shark attacks with cutting edge research to illuminate a fascinating underwater world that few truly understand. Sharks are the world's most fascinating predators—capable of detecting a single drop of blood in 25 million drops of ocean and sensing electricity emitted by their prey. This ebook short takes

Overview

National Geographic pairs gripping and gruesome stories of shark attacks with cutting edge research to illuminate a fascinating underwater world that few truly understand. Sharks are the world's most fascinating predators—capable of detecting a single drop of blood in 25 million drops of ocean and sensing electricity emitted by their prey. This ebook short takes readers deep into the realm of the very latest shark science, including new insights into the nature of shark attacks around the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781426209819
Publisher:
National Geographic Society
Publication date:
06/05/2012
Series:
National Geographic Shorts
Sold by:
Penguin Random House Publisher Services
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
55
Sales rank:
348,147
File size:
6 MB

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Meet the Author

Gordon Grice is the author of The Red Hourglass: Lives of the Predators and Deadly Kingdom: The Book of Dangerous Animals. He has written articles about wildlife and biology for magazines like The New Yorker, Harper's, and Discover. He has been called "the Stephen King of nature writing," but he'd rather be known as "the Ambrose Bierce of nature writing."

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