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Sharks of the World

Sharks of the World Everyone s heard of the Great Whites But most people know little of the hundreds of other types of sharks that inhabit the world s oceans Written by two of the world s leading authorities and superbly

  • Title: Sharks of the World
  • Author: Leonard Compagno Marc Dando Sarah Fowler
  • ISBN: 9780691120720
  • Page: 366
  • Format: Paperback
  • Everyone s heard of the Great Whites But most people know little of the hundreds of other types of sharks that inhabit the world s oceans Written by two of the world s leading authorities and superbly illustrated by wildlife artist Marc Dando, this is the first comprehensive field guide to all 440 plus shark species Color plates illustrate all species, and detailed accoEveryone s heard of the Great Whites But most people know little of the hundreds of other types of sharks that inhabit the world s oceans Written by two of the world s leading authorities and superbly illustrated by wildlife artist Marc Dando, this is the first comprehensive field guide to all 440 plus shark species Color plates illustrate all species, and detailed accounts include diagnostic line drawings and a distribution map for each species Introductory chapters treat physiology, behavior, reproduction, ecology, diet, and sharks interrelationships with humans.More than 125 original full color illustrations for fast and accurate identification of each shark familyOver 500 additional drawings illustrating physical features from different anglesClear identification information for each species with details of size, habitat, behavior, and biologyQuick ID guide helpful for differentiating similar speciesGeographic distribution maps for each speciesFor professional and amateur shark enthusiasts

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    1. Compagno's Sharks of the World is the first field guide to all the shark species of the world. One of the things I look for when buying field guides is if they are comprehensive. I do not have a great interests in sharks but when I saw this field guide in Borders I new I had to have it. The illustrations are awesome. Range maps for every species plus id points made this book irresistable. Now if I ever decide to go on a trip to the Great Barrier Reef or if I ever decide to go surf fishing and ca [...]


    2. NOTE: I do not own the most recent edition of this book.This is for the kid who really wants to invest in their shark obsession. Field guides were some of my favorite books when I was a kid and I still find them interesting to this day. When I was a child I would simply flip through the pages until I found a picture of something (in this case a shark) that I thought I looked cool. There would be a brief description of the animal followed by some facts and figures such as size and weight. There w [...]


    3. This is simply the best field guide out there about Elasmobranchii. Great illustrations and accurate explanations.



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