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The Resource A whale for the killing, Farley Mowat, (electronic resource)

A whale for the killing, Farley Mowat, (electronic resource)

Label
A whale for the killing
Title
A whale for the killing
Statement of responsibility
Farley Mowat
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When an 80-ton Fin Whale became trapped in a lagoon near his Newfoundland home, Farley Mowat rejoiced: here was a unique chance to observe one of the world's most magnificent creatures up close. But some of his neighbours saw a different opportunity altogether: in a prolonged fit of violence, they blasted the whale with rifle fire, and scarred its back with motorboat propellers. Mowat appealed desperately to the police, to marine biologists, finally to the Canadian press. But it was too late. Mowat's poignant and compelling story is an eloquent argument for the end of the whale hunt, and the r
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mowat, Farley
Dewey number
599.5
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL795.W5 M66
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whales
  • Finback whale
  • Animal welfare
  • Wildlife conservation
Label
A whale for the killing, Farley Mowat, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; Chapter 14; Chapter 15; Chapter 16; Chapter 17; Chapter 18; Chapter 19; Chapter 20; To Make Amends;
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781771000291
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Note
EBOOK
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C67F1817-1676-4AF3-A17A-3025567240AB
System control number
  • 795327
  • (OCoLC)ocm791160831
  • 4550-30860
  • (OCoLC)791160831
  • (OCoLC)ocn791160831
  • (OUa)vtls000885651
  • 795327
Label
A whale for the killing, Farley Mowat, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Contents
Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; Chapter 14; Chapter 15; Chapter 16; Chapter 17; Chapter 18; Chapter 19; Chapter 20; To Make Amends;
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781771000291
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Note
EBOOK
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C67F1817-1676-4AF3-A17A-3025567240AB
System control number
  • 795327
  • (OCoLC)ocm791160831
  • 4550-30860
  • (OCoLC)791160831
  • (OCoLC)ocn791160831
  • (OUa)vtls000885651
  • 795327

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