The Sounding of the Whale: Science and Cetaceans in the Twentieth Century

By: Burnett, D. Graham

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No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 8vo; 9.25 inches tall; 793 pages with extensive bibliography and index. -------------- By questioning the very nature of our scientific interest in the whale, Burnett has set the tone for a new century of discovery and, one hopes, recovery. . . . A history of breathtaking depth. (Nature)

Title: The Sounding of the Whale: Science and Cetaceans in the Twentieth Century

Author Name: Burnett, D. Graham

Illustrator: Cyrus LeRoy Baldridge

Categories: Other,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Chicago and London, University of Chicago Press: 2012

ISBN Number: 0226081303

ISBN Number 13: 9780226081304

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011462

Keywords: Natural History; Marine Life; Mammal Zoology; Marine Biology,