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A Living Bay: The Underwater World of Monterey Bay

Art / PhotobookOut of Print

By: Lovell Langstroth and Libby Langstroth

287 pages, 249 col illus, 14 line illus

University of California Press

Paperback | Dec 2000 | #110926 | ISBN: 0520221494
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Hardback | Nov 2000 | #110925 | ISBN: 0520216865
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About this book

Accompanied by more than 200 stunning colour photographs,A Living Bay describes the complex biological interactions among many of the marine plants and animals of Monterey Bay, including its seaweeds, seagrasses, invertebrates, marine mammals, fish, and birds. The introduction presents basic biological concepts, while successive chapters tour the various habitats of the bay.

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Lovell Langstroth practiced medicine in Oakland, California, until 1980. Libby Langstroth received a Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of California, Berkeley. Both are avid divers and underwater photographers whose work has been exhibited in several natural history museums, including the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco and the Canadian Museum of Nature in Ottawa. The Langstroths live in Pacific Grove, California.

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