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Orca

by Erich Hoyt

"Hoyt's passionate sense of kinship with orca makes his account effective as both a science and literature. He has chronicled his adventures and discoveries ...with grace, insight, wit--and a comprehensiveness...


Sharks in the Shallows

by W. Clay Creswell & Marie Levine

Powerful and mysterious, sharks inspire both fascination and fear. Worldwide, oceans are home to some five-hundred species, and of those, fifty-six are known to reside in or pass through the waters off the coast...


The Blue Wonder

by Frauke Bagusche & Jamie McIntosh

“If you like your books to be brimming with interesting science, then dive in!”

Tristan Gooley, New York Times-bestselling author of How to Read Water

An intimate account of the beauty, mystery, and amazing...


Pearls and Pearling Life

by Edwin W. Streeter

Pearls are glistening, solid object created within the tissue of a living mollusc or other shelled animals. Pearls of the highest quality are categorised as gemstones and considered to be objects of beauty in...


Homewaters

by David B. Williams

Not far from Seattle skyscrapers live 150-year-old clams, more than 250 species of fish, and underwater kelp forests as complex as any terrestrial ecosystem. For millennia, vibrant Coast Salish communities have...


Angling Done Here! A Strictly Veracious History

by W. Carter Platts

?Angling Done Here! A Strictly Veracious History? is a novel by W. Carter Platts. The story is set in Yorkshire, England and centres around the interesting fishing experiences had by the various characters....


Our Mother Ocean

by Monica Chilese, Mariarosa Dalla Costa & Silvia Federici

The ocean today is a central protagonist in the ongoing battle for life on earth. It is the site of a violent clash between the right to live and the right to profit, as corporate interests enclose the ocean’s...


Undrowned

by Alexis Pauline Gumbs & adrienne maree brown

Undrowned is a book-length meditation for social movements and our whole species based on the subversive and transformative guidance of marine mammals. Our aquatic cousins are queer, fierce, protective of each...


Seaweed, An Enchanting Miscellany

by Miek Zwamborn & Michele Hutchison

A charming deep dive into the hidden world of seaweed, filled with fascinating facts and beautiful illustrations of the most sensuous family of water plants.

Seaweed is so familiar, and yet we know so little...


The World Beneath

by Richard Smith

Meet the world's most fascinating sea creatures—see the lives and curiosities of colorful fish and coral reefs—this spectacular volume has more than 300 color photos and extraordinary text from a leading...


Evolution and Geological Significance of Larger Benthic Foraminifera

by Marcelle K. BouDagher-Fadel

Evolution and Geological Significance of Larger Benthic Foraminifera is a unique, comprehensive reference work on the larger benthic foraminifera. This second edition is substantially revised, including extensive...


Waves and Beaches

by Kim McCoy & Willard Bascom

Some Surprising Facts from Waves and Beaches

  • A tide is actually a long wave, having a period of 43,000 seconds (12 hours and 25 minutes) and a wave length half the circumference of the earth
  • There is no such...

  • Waves and Beaches

    by Kim McCoy & Willard Bascom

    Some Surprising Facts from Waves and Beaches

  • A tide is actually a long wave, having a period of 43,000 seconds (12 hours and 25 minutes) and a wave length half the circumference of the earth
  • There is no such...

  • Guy Harvey's Underwater World

    by Guy Harvey

    This strikingly beautiful, large-format book showcases Guy Harvey’s around-the-world fishing and diving adventures. Drawing from meticulous notes, knock-out photographs and Guy’s signature artwork, Guy weaves...


    Coral Reefs: Science and Survival

    by Howard Burton

    This book is based on an in-depth filmed conversation between Howard Burton and Charles Sheppard, Professor of Life Sciences at the University of Warwick. Prof. Sheppard has worked extensively for a wide range...


    Oceans For Dummies

    by Ashlan Cousteau, Philippe Cousteau & Joseph Kraynak

    Dive deep to explore the ocean

    From how most of our oxygen is created by phytoplankton, to how currents control our climate, to the marine food chain and the importance of coral, this is the holy grail of ocean...


    Ocean Enlightenment - A Conversation with Edie Widder

    by Howard Burton

    This book is based on an in-depth filmed conversation between Howard Burton and Edie Widder, Founder, CEO and Senior Scientist at Ocean Research & Conservation Association (ORCA). After an inspiring story about...


    Cape Cod

    by Henry David Thoreau

    Originally published in 1865, "Cape Cod" chronicles Henry David Thoreau’s journey of discovery in the early 1850s along this evocative stretch of Massachusetts coastline, during which time he came to understand...


    Of Orcas and Men

    by David Neiwert

    Orcas are one of earth?s most intelligent animals. Benign and gentle, with their own languages and cultures, orcas? amazing capacity for long-term memory and, arguably, compassion, makes the ugly story of the...


    Kraken

    by Wendy Williams

    Kraken is the traditional name for gigantic sea monsters, and this book introduces one of the most charismatic, enigmatic, and curious inhabitants of the sea: the squid. The pages take the reader on a wild narrative...