Voices in the Ocean: A Journey into the Wild and Haunting World of Dolphins

Voices in the Ocean: A Journey into the Wild and Haunting World of Dolphins

by Susan Casey


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ISBN-13: 9780345804846
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 06/28/2016
Pages: 384
Sales rank: 198,705
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.90(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Susan Casey, author of New York Times bestsellers The Wave and The Devil's Teeth: A True Story of Obsession and Survival Among America's Great White Sharks, is the former editor in chief of O, The Oprah Magazine. She is a National Magazine Award-winning journalist whose work has been featured in the Best American Science and Nature Writing, Best American Sports Writing, and Best American Magazine Writing anthologies; and has appeared in Esquire, Sports Illustrated, Fortune, Outside, and National Geographic. Casey lives in Maui.

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Table of Contents

A Note on Dolphin Species xiii

Prologue: Honolua 1

Chapter 1 The Meaning of Water 17

Chapter 2 Babies in the Universe 40

Chapter 3 Clappy, Clappy! 66

Chapter 4 The Friendlies 92

Chapter 5 Welcome to Taiji 116

Chapter 6 A Sense of Self 154

Chapter 7 High Frequency 176

Chapter 8 The World's End 207

Chapter 9 Greetings from Hawaii: We're Having a Blast! 250

Chapter 10 Change of Heart 282

Chapter 11 Thera 308

Acknowledgments 335

Notes 339

Selected Bibliography 361

Photography Credits 367

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Voices in the Ocean: A Journey into the Wild and Haunting World of Dolphins 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This has all the elements of our earth about which I love to read: wild animals, is witty and has a pull to my emotional chords, and the wonderful waters of the ocean.