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The Whale Family Book

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From the calving grounds among the secluded coves and bays of the Hawaiian Islands to the teeming waters of the summer feeding grounds off Alaska, noted marine biologist Cynthia D'Vincent follows the humpback whales and teaches readers about these ancient and majestic giants of the sea. Full color. 64 pp. Ages 6-10. Pub: 3/98.

Describes the activities of humpback whales, from the calving grounds among the Hawaiian Islands to the ...

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Overview

From the calving grounds among the secluded coves and bays of the Hawaiian Islands to the teeming waters of the summer feeding grounds off Alaska, noted marine biologist Cynthia D'Vincent follows the humpback whales and teaches readers about these ancient and majestic giants of the sea. Full color. 64 pp. Ages 6-10. Pub: 3/98.

Describes the activities of humpback whales, from the calving grounds among the Hawaiian Islands to the summer feeding grounds off Alaska.

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Children's Literature - Beverly Kobrin
Connect If You Ever Meet A Whale to Cynthia D'Vincent's Whale Family Book. Dr. D'Vincent's fascinating, often poetic narrative derives from a perspective few have. For many years, she, her husband and children have lived aboard a square-rigged sailing ship, so that she could follow and study humpbacks. She's witnessed and described whale behavior I've seen mentioned no where else. Beautiful, full-color photographs illustrate a book neither you nor your children will read just once.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780887081484
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers
  • Publication date: 3/15/1992
  • Series: Animal Family Books
  • Pages: 60
  • Age range: 7 - 10 Years
  • Product dimensions: 9.53 (w) x 8.70 (h) x 0.50 (d)

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