Item Details

The Killer Whale Who Changed the World

Mark Leiren-Young
Format
Book
Published
Vancouver : David Suzuki Institute : Greystone Books, [2016]
Language
English
ISBN
9781771641937, 1771641932, 9781771641944
Summary
The story of Moby Doll, the first publicly exhibited captive killer whale, and how he changed the way people saw killer whales and sparked the movement to save them.
Contents
  • Loomings
  • The sea beast
  • Save the whale
  • Canada's Captain Ahab
  • A living nightmare
  • The terrible struggle
  • The pugnacious, dangerous monster
  • Superpod
  • From Moby Dick to Moby Doll
  • Million-dollar baby
  • The ultimate exhibit
  • Feeding time
  • The blackfish gold rush
  • The first orca
  • The whale who changed the world.
Description
x, 188 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-188).
Technical Details
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