A compendium of facts and figures about the sea-with a difference. This one focuses on the unusual, the obscure, the stuff you probably didn't know, all done is small concise bites that often have just a bit of humor. Inside is information about sea slang, life at sea, death at sea, heroes and heroines of the sea, villains of the seas, islands. ports, can capes, animals of the seas, and the ocean enviroment. The book will keep you occupied and amused for hours. Lots of nice illustrations.
384 pages, Hardcover Lyons Press
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