Whales: Touching the Mystery

byDoug Thompson

Paperback | August 31, 2006

Whales: Touching the Mystery by Doug Thompson
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Ever since his first contact with a gray whale as a teenager, Doug Thompson has had a passion for this majestic marine mammal. Here, he shares stories of whales he has met over his 30-year career, in particular the friendly" Gray whales of San Ignacio Lagoon in Baja, Mexico. He describes the thrill of interacting with these gentle giants who seek out human contact within their birthing lagoons.Weaving his own and others' fascinating personal accounts with factual information he describes the hidden lives of whales, their mysterious migrations, and the modern threats they face in the world's waters. He also chronicles the efforts of human champions who are working to end whale hunting and promote whale watching - a far preferable economic alternative -worldwide. Ideal for seasoned whale watchers and the general-interest reader, this appealing package includes photos and maps as well as a first-rate companion DVD. "
Title:Whales: Touching the MysteryFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:160 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.4 inShipping dimensions:160 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.4 inPublished:August 31, 2006Publisher:NewSage PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0939165554

ISBN - 13:9780939165551

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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