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The Resource Beyond words : what elephants and whales think and feel, Carl Safina

Beyond words : what elephants and whales think and feel, Carl Safina

Label
Beyond words : what elephants and whales think and feel
Title
Beyond words
Title remainder
what elephants and whales think and feel
Statement of responsibility
Carl Safina
Title variation
What elephants and whales think and feel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Follow researcher Carl Safina as he treks with a herd of elephants across the Kenyan landscape, then travel with him to the Pacific Northwest to track and monitor whales in their ocean home. Along the way, find out more about the interior lives of these giants of land and sea--how they play, how they fight, and how they communicate with one another, and sometimes with us, too. Weaving decades of field research with exciting new discoveries about the brain and featuring astonishing photographs taken by the author, Beyond Words: What Elephants and Whales Think and Feel gives readers an intimate and extraordinary look at what makes these animals different from us, but more important, what makes us all similar."--Page [2] of cover
Summary
Weaving decades of field observations with exciting new discoveries about the brain, Carl Safina's landmark book offers an intimate view of animal behavior to challenge the fixed boundary between humans and nonhuman animals
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10433192
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Safina, Carl
Dewey number
591.56
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal psychology
  • Animal behaviour
  • Elephants
  • Whales
  • Animal psychology
  • Animals
  • Elephants
  • Whales
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
what animals think and feel
Label
Beyond words : what elephants and whales think and feel, Carl Safina
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-154) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Lives of elephants
  • Killer whales
Control code
000065302114
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 165 pages
Isbn
9781250144638
Lccn
2018944871
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1028173712
Label
Beyond words : what elephants and whales think and feel, Carl Safina
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-154) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Lives of elephants
  • Killer whales
Control code
000065302114
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 165 pages
Isbn
9781250144638
Lccn
2018944871
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1028173712

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