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The shark watcher's handbook : a guide to sharks and where to see them, Mark Carwardine and Ken Watterson

Label
The shark watcher's handbook : a guide to sharks and where to see them
Title
The shark watcher's handbook
Title remainder
a guide to sharks and where to see them
Statement of responsibility
Mark Carwardine and Ken Watterson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carwardine, Mark
Dewey number
597.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL638.9
LC item number
.C33 2002
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Watterson, Ken
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sharks
  • Sharks
  • Shark watching
Target audience
adult
Label
The shark watcher's handbook : a guide to sharks and where to see them, Mark Carwardine and Ken Watterson
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published: London : BBC Worldwide, 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2
  • Silky shark
  • 110
  • Dusky shark
  • 112
  • Galapagos shark
  • 114
  • Grey reef shark
  • 116
  • Silvertip shark
  • 118
  • How Dangerous are Sharks?
  • Blacktip reef shark
  • 120
  • Bull shark
  • 122
  • Bronze whaler shark
  • 124
  • Lemon shark
  • 126
  • Tiger shark
  • 128
  • International Shark Attack File
  • Whitetip reef shark
  • 130
  • Blue shark
  • 132
  • Whale shark
  • 134
  • Nurse shark
  • 136
  • Zebra shark
  • 138
  • 24
  • 7
  • Directory of Shark-watching Sites
  • North America and Mexico
  • 155
  • Central and South America
  • 175
  • Bahamas and the Caribbean
  • 187
  • Europe
  • 202
  • How many people are attacked?
  • East and Southern Africa
  • 205
  • North Africa and the Middle East
  • 214
  • Asia
  • 221
  • Mauritius
  • 234
  • Seychelles
  • 235
  • 24
  • Maldives
  • 238
  • Australasia
  • 248
  • Pacific Islands
  • 268
  • Why do sharks attack?
  • 25
  • Where do sharks attack?
  • 27
  • 1
  • Shark attacks on divers
  • 29
  • Dangerous sharks
  • 30
  • Reducing the risk
  • 31
  • Shark repellents and protection
  • 34
  • Learning from an 'inevitable' attack
  • 36
  • Shark Diving
  • Shark attacks in perspective
  • 37
  • 3
  • Shark Photography
  • Cameras
  • 40
  • Lenses
  • 42
  • Film
  • 44
  • Chumming and baiting
  • Exposure
  • 44
  • Artificial flash
  • 45
  • Backscatter
  • 46
  • Get close...and then get even closer
  • 47
  • Composition
  • 47
  • 10
  • Safety
  • 48
  • 4
  • World of Sharks
  • Origins and ancestors
  • 51
  • Classification of sharks
  • 54
  • Perfect body
  • 58
  • Is shark diving acceptable ecotourism or unacceptable and dangerous exploitation?
  • Sensing the environment
  • 60
  • Ultimate predator
  • 65
  • Making more sharks
  • 69
  • Shark research
  • 73
  • 5
  • Shark Conservation
  • 11
  • Shark finning
  • 80
  • Shark skin, meat, liver oil, cartilage and other products
  • 85
  • How divers can help
  • 87
  • 6
  • Shark Directory
  • Shark identification
  • 89
  • Planning a shark dive
  • Naming the parts of a shark
  • 91
  • Sand tiger shark
  • 92
  • Thresher sharks
  • 94
  • Basking shark
  • 96
  • Shortfin mako shark
  • 98
  • 18
  • Great white shark
  • 100
  • Scalloped hammerhead shark
  • 102
  • Great hammerhead shark
  • 104
  • Caribbean reef shark
  • 106
  • Oceanic whitetip shark
  • 108
Control code
ocm52072182
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9780691096384
Lccn
2001099258
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
597.3 C257S ; P ; XX-N ; N0708BT.
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 52072182
  • (Sirsi) 52072182
  • (OCoLC)52072182
Label
The shark watcher's handbook : a guide to sharks and where to see them, Mark Carwardine and Ken Watterson
Link
Publication
Note
First published: London : BBC Worldwide, 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2
  • Silky shark
  • 110
  • Dusky shark
  • 112
  • Galapagos shark
  • 114
  • Grey reef shark
  • 116
  • Silvertip shark
  • 118
  • How Dangerous are Sharks?
  • Blacktip reef shark
  • 120
  • Bull shark
  • 122
  • Bronze whaler shark
  • 124
  • Lemon shark
  • 126
  • Tiger shark
  • 128
  • International Shark Attack File
  • Whitetip reef shark
  • 130
  • Blue shark
  • 132
  • Whale shark
  • 134
  • Nurse shark
  • 136
  • Zebra shark
  • 138
  • 24
  • 7
  • Directory of Shark-watching Sites
  • North America and Mexico
  • 155
  • Central and South America
  • 175
  • Bahamas and the Caribbean
  • 187
  • Europe
  • 202
  • How many people are attacked?
  • East and Southern Africa
  • 205
  • North Africa and the Middle East
  • 214
  • Asia
  • 221
  • Mauritius
  • 234
  • Seychelles
  • 235
  • 24
  • Maldives
  • 238
  • Australasia
  • 248
  • Pacific Islands
  • 268
  • Why do sharks attack?
  • 25
  • Where do sharks attack?
  • 27
  • 1
  • Shark attacks on divers
  • 29
  • Dangerous sharks
  • 30
  • Reducing the risk
  • 31
  • Shark repellents and protection
  • 34
  • Learning from an 'inevitable' attack
  • 36
  • Shark Diving
  • Shark attacks in perspective
  • 37
  • 3
  • Shark Photography
  • Cameras
  • 40
  • Lenses
  • 42
  • Film
  • 44
  • Chumming and baiting
  • Exposure
  • 44
  • Artificial flash
  • 45
  • Backscatter
  • 46
  • Get close...and then get even closer
  • 47
  • Composition
  • 47
  • 10
  • Safety
  • 48
  • 4
  • World of Sharks
  • Origins and ancestors
  • 51
  • Classification of sharks
  • 54
  • Perfect body
  • 58
  • Is shark diving acceptable ecotourism or unacceptable and dangerous exploitation?
  • Sensing the environment
  • 60
  • Ultimate predator
  • 65
  • Making more sharks
  • 69
  • Shark research
  • 73
  • 5
  • Shark Conservation
  • 11
  • Shark finning
  • 80
  • Shark skin, meat, liver oil, cartilage and other products
  • 85
  • How divers can help
  • 87
  • 6
  • Shark Directory
  • Shark identification
  • 89
  • Planning a shark dive
  • Naming the parts of a shark
  • 91
  • Sand tiger shark
  • 92
  • Thresher sharks
  • 94
  • Basking shark
  • 96
  • Shortfin mako shark
  • 98
  • 18
  • Great white shark
  • 100
  • Scalloped hammerhead shark
  • 102
  • Great hammerhead shark
  • 104
  • Caribbean reef shark
  • 106
  • Oceanic whitetip shark
  • 108
Control code
ocm52072182
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9780691096384
Lccn
2001099258
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
597.3 C257S ; P ; XX-N ; N0708BT.
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 52072182
  • (Sirsi) 52072182
  • (OCoLC)52072182

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