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The Resource Orca : how we came to know and love the ocean's greatest predator, Jason M. Colby

Orca : how we came to know and love the ocean's greatest predator, Jason M. Colby

Label
Orca : how we came to know and love the ocean's greatest predator
Title
Orca
Title remainder
how we came to know and love the ocean's greatest predator
Statement of responsibility
Jason M. Colby
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Colby, Jason M.
Dewey number
599.53/6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.C432
LC item number
C558 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Killer whale
  • Killer whale
  • Whaling
  • Whales
  • NATURE / Marine Life
Label
Orca : how we came to know and love the ocean's greatest predator, Jason M. Colby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The most terrible jaws afloat" -- The old Northwest -- Griffin's quest -- Murray Newman and Moby Doll -- Namu's journey -- A boy and his whale -- Fishing for orcas -- Skana and the hippie -- the whales of Pender Harbour -- Supply and demand -- The white whale -- The Penn Cove roundup -- Whaling in the new Northwest -- Big government and big business -- The legend of Mike Bigg -- "All Hell broke loose" -- New frontiers -- Haida's song -- The legacy of capture -- Epilogue
Control code
on1005906382
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 394 pages
Isbn
9780190673093
Lccn
2017042099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1005906382
Label
Orca : how we came to know and love the ocean's greatest predator, Jason M. Colby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The most terrible jaws afloat" -- The old Northwest -- Griffin's quest -- Murray Newman and Moby Doll -- Namu's journey -- A boy and his whale -- Fishing for orcas -- Skana and the hippie -- the whales of Pender Harbour -- Supply and demand -- The white whale -- The Penn Cove roundup -- Whaling in the new Northwest -- Big government and big business -- The legend of Mike Bigg -- "All Hell broke loose" -- New frontiers -- Haida's song -- The legacy of capture -- Epilogue
Control code
on1005906382
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 394 pages
Isbn
9780190673093
Lccn
2017042099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1005906382

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