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The Resource Shark trouble : true stories about sharks and the sea, Peter Benchley

Shark trouble : true stories about sharks and the sea, Peter Benchley

Label
Shark trouble : true stories about sharks and the sea
Title
Shark trouble
Title remainder
true stories about sharks and the sea
Statement of responsibility
Peter Benchley
Title variation
True stories about sharks and the sea
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author shares his experiences with and knowledge of the many types of sharks and other dangerous sea creatures, providing advice on how to be smart and stay safe in the ocean, and how to survive if danger suddenly strikes
Cataloging source
VVW
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL638.9
LC item number
.B4 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Shark trouble : true stories about sharks and the sea, Peter Benchley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
a South Australia, 1974 : swimming with nightmares -- 2001 : the summer of hype -- Sharks : how little we know -- South Australia, 1974 : part II -- Jaws -- South Australia, 1974, part III -- Six dangerous sharks (The Great White -- Tiger sharks -- Bull sharks -- Oceanic whitetips -- Makos and blue sharks -- Any shark can ruin your day) -- Swimming safely in the sea (Ocean water is always moving -- You cannont swim against a strong current -- Undertow -- Runout or sea puss -- Rip -- Drownproofing : a survival technique) -- How to avoid shark attack -- What to do when good dives go bad -- You say you want to dive with sharks? -- Teach your children well : some shark facts and a story (The day all the sharks died) -- Dangerous to man? : Moray eels, killer whales, barracudas, and other creatures we fear (Moray eels -- Killer whales (Orcas) -- Poisonous animals -- Barracudas -- Rays -- Squid--giant and otherwise) -- Even more creatures to avoid-- and respect -- Okay, so what can we do?
Control code
zza010 b1242758
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 186 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780375508240
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2002283533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Shark trouble : true stories about sharks and the sea, Peter Benchley
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
a South Australia, 1974 : swimming with nightmares -- 2001 : the summer of hype -- Sharks : how little we know -- South Australia, 1974 : part II -- Jaws -- South Australia, 1974, part III -- Six dangerous sharks (The Great White -- Tiger sharks -- Bull sharks -- Oceanic whitetips -- Makos and blue sharks -- Any shark can ruin your day) -- Swimming safely in the sea (Ocean water is always moving -- You cannont swim against a strong current -- Undertow -- Runout or sea puss -- Rip -- Drownproofing : a survival technique) -- How to avoid shark attack -- What to do when good dives go bad -- You say you want to dive with sharks? -- Teach your children well : some shark facts and a story (The day all the sharks died) -- Dangerous to man? : Moray eels, killer whales, barracudas, and other creatures we fear (Moray eels -- Killer whales (Orcas) -- Poisonous animals -- Barracudas -- Rays -- Squid--giant and otherwise) -- Even more creatures to avoid-- and respect -- Okay, so what can we do?
Control code
zza010 b1242758
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 186 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780375508240
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2002283533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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