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The whale war

David Day

The whale war

by David Day

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Published by Grafton in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid Day.
The Physical Object
Pagination206p.,(8)p. ofplates :
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17241699M
ISBN 100586091645
OCLC/WorldCa221124183

Even the International Whaling Commission, theoretically established to protect whales, has contributed to their decline. Day (The Doomsday Book of Animals) traces two decades of growing awareness of the problem and the political activism that may have turned the tide. The Whale War is a chronicle of the world-wide struggle to end the slaughter. When you book a trip with us, prepare for the best whale watching in San Diego! Whether you are from the Southern California area or coming from any location around the world, it is well worth the trip for this whale watching tour that never goes out of season!

Dec 02,  · The book was one of those works that popularised ‘save the whale’ campaigns all over the world. It is still a popular work of non-fiction for those wanting to learn about the giants of the sea. 9. Yu-Kiang Whale. One of the most unusual folklore tales of the whale comes from China and the creature known as ‘Yu-Kiang’. be reproduced without World Book’s permission provided that it is reproduced exactl as published World Book and is reproduced or entirel non-commercial educational purposes An other reproduction o this webquest in whole or in part in an orm requires the express written permission o World Book Inc. and a require the payment o a ee.

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Covering every aspect of the conflict from pirate whalers to ecological terrorists, this is a book of dramatic confrontation, of political intrigues, and of a vision of a peaceful world for man and Read more.

Aug 31,  · Sea Shepherd USA has a long history of battling Japanese whalers—in court and in the icy Southern Ocean. From untilWatson and his group sent ships to take part in the dangerous high-seas dramas that captivated audiences in the Animal Planet reality series Whale Wars and, according to the Sea Shepherd, saved the lives of 3, whales.

The Pacific Campaign, the Russian Front, the North Atlantic Blitz; gunboat escorts, bomber squadrons, kamikaze missions. No, this is not WW II, but another dead-serious global conflict—a war in which one side decimates the whale population and the other, a crusading army of eco-guerrillas, attacks the enemy's ships and bases.

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The report consists of interviews from people around the world, but when he turns it, his boss complains the report is too emotional."War of the Whales offers a vivid portrait of unexpected intersections between humans and marine mammals. I, for one, will never again think about whales and marine mammal researchers and Navy maneuvers in the ways I did before reading Horwitz’s book" — Minneapolis Star Tribune.Aug 31,  · “To prepare for war, they needed whale oil,” says Cornelia Lüdecke,professor of the history of science at Hamburg University and co-author of the book The Third Reich in .