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The Resource Beneath the surface : killer whales, SeaWorld, and the truth beyond Blackfish, John Hargrove with Howard Chua-Eoan

Beneath the surface : killer whales, SeaWorld, and the truth beyond Blackfish, John Hargrove with Howard Chua-Eoan

Label
Beneath the surface : killer whales, SeaWorld, and the truth beyond Blackfish
Title
Beneath the surface
Title remainder
killer whales, SeaWorld, and the truth beyond Blackfish
Statement of responsibility
John Hargrove with Howard Chua-Eoan
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A first-hand account of the lives of captive killer whales by one of the most experienced orca trainers to emerge from SeaWorld and the star of the popular documentary "Blackfish."
Summary
A firsthand account of the lives of captive killer whales by a former SeaWorld orca trainer and the star of "Blackfish" argues that their needs are not met in captivity and traces advocacy efforts comparing the lives of free and captive orcas
Tone
Writing style
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10408887
Cataloging source
ON8
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Hargrove, John
Dewey number
599.536
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Chua-Eoan, Howard
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True
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  • Sea World
  • Killer whale
  • Killer whale
  • Captive marine mammals
  • Aquatic animal welfare
Target audience
adult
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killer whales, SeaWorld, and the truth beyond Blackfish
Label
Beneath the surface : killer whales, SeaWorld, and the truth beyond Blackfish, John Hargrove with Howard Chua-Eoan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-268) 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
Prologue -- Monsters and other people -- The fantasy kingdom of SeaWorld -- The education of an orca trainer -- "In the care of man" -- Elegy of the killer whale -- The natural and unnatural history of the orca -- Treasure -- Getting with the artificial program -- The dark side -- Losing my religion -- Leap of faith -- A vision for the future -- Epilogue : Life without Takara -- Afterword -- Acknowledgments -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn946740801
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First St. Martin's Griffin edition.
Extent
ix, 273 pages
Isbn
9781250081407
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)946740801
Label
Beneath the surface : killer whales, SeaWorld, and the truth beyond Blackfish, John Hargrove with Howard Chua-Eoan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-268) 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
Prologue -- Monsters and other people -- The fantasy kingdom of SeaWorld -- The education of an orca trainer -- "In the care of man" -- Elegy of the killer whale -- The natural and unnatural history of the orca -- Treasure -- Getting with the artificial program -- The dark side -- Losing my religion -- Leap of faith -- A vision for the future -- Epilogue : Life without Takara -- Afterword -- Acknowledgments -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn946740801
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First St. Martin's Griffin edition.
Extent
ix, 273 pages
Isbn
9781250081407
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)946740801

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