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Right Whales

Art / PhotobookPopular Science

Series: Worldlife Library

By: Phil Chapman

72 pages, 40 col photos, distrib maps

Colin Baxter Photography

Paperback | Dec 2004 | #147508 | ISBN: 1841072559
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Considered by early whalers the 'right' whale to kill, no species better illustrates the damage done by humans to the great whales. This slow, plankton-feeding giant is amoung the most critically endangered of all mammals. In this beautifully illustrated book, whale biologist Phil Clapman introduces the three species, and assesses the prospects for their recovery.

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