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

Author/Creator:
Colby, Jason M. (Jason Michael), 1974- author.
Publication:
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2018]
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 394 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Subjects:
Killer whale.
Killer whale -- Conservation.
Whaling -- History.
Whales -- Anecdotes.
Form/Genre:
Anecdotes.
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.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: Colby, Jason M. (Jason Michael), 1974- Orca.
ISBN:
9780190673093
0190673095
OCLC:
1005906382
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