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Strange fishes of the sea

Olive Lydia Earle

Strange fishes of the sea

by Olive Lydia Earle

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marine fishes -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Fishes.

  • About the Edition

    Describes fish that have unusual features for protection, reproduction, or obtaining food, from the blow fish of Australia to the sargassum fish of the Sargasso Sea.

    Edition Notes

    Statementwritten and illustrated by Olive L. Earle.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL617 .E2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination61 p.
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5603393M
    LC Control Number68010362


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This book can be used to engage students in learning about strange facts about fishes. A teacher can read a chapter or two a day (a chapter is only about 3 /5. He wrote this book with Rachel J. Arnold, a faculty member at Northwest Indian College in Bellingham and its Salish Sea Research Center.

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That is a difficult question because It depends on what you consider bizarre. Lamprey and hagfishes are very bizarre. They have no jaws, no paired fins and don’t even have any bones.

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There are animals dying all over the world today in huge numbers, due to the polluted state of the sea and air. Book List. Arnold, Caroline. Electric York: William Morrow and Company, Campbell, Elizabeth.

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