eBook Encyclopedia of Marine Mammals, 2nd Edition

  • William F. Perrin
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  • ISBN-10: 0080919936
  • ISBN-13: 9780080919935
  • DDC: 599.503
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released March 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008
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This thorough revision of the classic first edition brings this authoritative book right up-to-date. Articles describe every species in detail, based on the very latest taxonomy, and a host of biological, ecological and sociological aspects relating to marine mammals. The latest information on the biology, ecology, anatomy, behavior and interactions with man is provided by a cast of expert authors – all presented in such detail and clarity to support both marine mammal specialists and the serious naturalist. Fully referenced throughout and with a fresh selection of the best color photographs available, the long-awaited 2nd edition remains at the forefront as the go-to reference on marine mammals.