The Resource Sensuous seas : tales of a marine biologist, Eugene H. Kaplan ; drawings by Sandy Chichester Rivkin and Susan L. Kaplan, (electronic resource)

Sensuous seas : tales of a marine biologist, Eugene H. Kaplan ; drawings by Sandy Chichester Rivkin and Susan L. Kaplan, (electronic resource)

Label
Sensuous seas : tales of a marine biologist
Title
Sensuous seas
Title remainder
tales of a marine biologist
Statement of responsibility
Eugene H. Kaplan ; drawings by Sandy Chichester Rivkin and Susan L. Kaplan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Learning marine biology from a textbook is one thing. But take readers to the bottom of the sea in a submarine to discover living fossils or to coral reefs to observe a day in the life of an octopus, and the sea and its splendors come into focus, in brilliant colors and with immediacy. In Sensuous Seas, Eugene Kaplan offers readers an irresistibly irreverent voyage to the world of sea creatures, with a look at their habitats, their beauty and, yes, even their sex lives. A marine biologist who has built fish farms in Africa and established a marine laboratory in Jamaica, Kaplan takes us to ocea
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
578.77
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH91.1
LC item number
.K37 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Sensuous seas : tales of a marine biologist, Eugene H. Kaplan ; drawings by Sandy Chichester Rivkin and Susan L. Kaplan, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The perils of teaching -- Deadly darts -- The great jade green octopus hunt -- Bedtime stories -- Garden of Eden : the death apple and the tree of life -- A true romance story -- Elixir of love -- Skinny South Sea sausages -- The only male reproductive organ with a name -- Living lance -- Role reversal -- Super male -- Miracle fish -- Fugu -- Bunnies of the sea -- Passion for purple -- Size does count -- Fiddler on the root -- Beware the duppy -- The secret of an improved sex life -- How to court a female -- The anti-BLB club -- Sea pussy -- Debunking the big lie -- A peek into the anus of a sea cucumber -- The yellow submarine -- The perils of vanity -- Sexually repressed Victorian taxonomists -- Random ramblings on relationships -- Penile bloodletting -- Death and confusion -- Eyeball to eyeball
Control code
ocn593341596
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 271 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400835645
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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22573/cttsjns
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32243959
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)593341596
  • jstor140083564X

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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