The Great White Shark Scientist

The Great White Shark Scientist

eBook - 2016
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Dr. Greg Skomal, biologist and head of the Massachusetts Shark Research Program, is investigating a controversial possibility: Might Cape Cod’s waters serve as a breeding ground for the great white shark, the largest and most feared predatory fish on Earth? 
     Sy Montgomery and Keith Ellenbogen report on this thrilling turning point in marine research and travel to Guadeloupe, Mexico, to get up close and personal with the sharks. This daring expedition into the realm of great whites shows readers that in order to save the planet and its creatures, we must embrace our humanity and face our greatest fears.

In this new installment in the award-winning, non-fiction series Scientists in the Field, author Sy Montgomery and expert underwater photographer Keith Ellenbogen daringly investigate one of the ocean’s greatest enigmas and one of the world’s deadliest predators: The Great White Shark.

Baker & Taylor
The biologist head of the Massachusetts Shark Research Program describes his investigation into the possibility that Cape Cod is a breeding ground for the fearsome great white shark, recounting how he and his photographer crewmate performed important research on the species' behavior and related ecology. Simultaneous eBook. 30,000 first printing.

Publisher: Harcourt Childrens Books,, 2016
ISBN: 9780544829343
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Alternative Title: Axis 360 eBooks


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