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Manatees: Our Vanishing Mermaids

By: M Timothy O'Keefe(Author)

128 pages, b/w photos, b/w maps

Larsen's Outdoor Publishing

Paperback | Nov 1993 | #230118 | ISBN: 0936513438
Availability: In stock
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About this book

Manatees are among nature's strangest-looking, gentlest animals. They're among America's most endangered mammals and were the basis for ancient tales of mermaids, legendary creatures that were half-fish and half-human.

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M. Timothy O'Keefe has been a diver for more than 30 years. He is an award-winning author and his articles and photographs have also appeared in numerous publications worldwide, including National Geographic Society books, Time-Life Books, Newsweek, and more.

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