The Breath of a Whale

"This nonfiction book about whales in the Pacific Ocean is written by Leigh Calvez. Calvez has worked with whales and dolphins as a scientist, naturalist, and nature writer.

The Breath of a Whale

The Breath of a Whale

"This nonfiction book about whales in the Pacific Ocean is written by Leigh Calvez. Calvez has worked with whales and dolphins as a scientist, naturalist, and nature writer. As a scientist, she was Research Director for the Ocean Mammal Institute on such projects as the effect of vessel traffic on endangered humpback whales off Maui, Hawaii. She also led the only independent research team observing the US Navy's testing of Low Frequency Active Sonar on humpback whales in their nurseries in Hawaii in 1998" --

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The Breath of a Whale
Language: un
Pages: 240
Authors: Leigh Calvez
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-26 - Publisher:

"This nonfiction book about whales in the Pacific Ocean is written by Leigh Calvez. Calvez has worked with whales and dolphins as a scientist, naturalist, and nature writer. As a scientist, she was Research Director for the Ocean Mammal Institute on such projects as the effect of vessel traffic on
The Breath of a Whale
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Leigh Calvez
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-26 - Publisher: Sasquatch Books

From the author of The Hidden Lives of Owls, an exploration of the elusive lives of whales in the Pacific Ocean, home to orcas, humpbacks, sperm, blue, and gray whales. Leigh Calvez has spent a dozen years researching, observing, and probing the lives of the giants of the deep. Here,
A Thousand Years of Sweet
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Joan Ann Tietz
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Peter Lang Pub Incorporated

The lexical semantic history of sweet and derivatives from its early stages as evidenced in Old English texts until the present day is the subject of this linguistic study. The lexemes are examined in the four semantic fields in which they occur: taste, smell, sound and, finally, metaphorical extension where
Respiration, the Breath of Life
Language: en
Pages: 159
Authors: Peter Sebel
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985 - Publisher: Scribner

Describes the structure and functions of the human respiration system, looks at common lung ailments, and discusses breathing at high altitudes, under water, and in space
Quest of a California Gray Whale
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: J. Clemens
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-17 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

This story is about the life of a Gray whale named Gary that is extraordinary. This is about his near death experiences. He is wounded by a Killer Whale, gets beached, and escapes from whaling ships. He learns the ways of a shaman from a native boy. He is helped

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