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To save a whale

Robert Hunter

To save a whale

the voyages of Greenpeace

by Robert Hunter

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Published by Chronicle Books in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greenpeace Foundation.,
  • Whales.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtext, Robert Hunter ; photography, Rex Weyler ; introd., Paul Spong.
    ContributionsWeyler, Rex, 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.C4 H85
    The Physical Object
    Pagination119 p. :
    Number of Pages119
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4719228M
    ISBN 100877011141
    LC Control Number78006073
    OCLC/WorldCa3843338

      Directed by Richard T. Heffron. With Peter Strauss, Dee Wallace, Kathryn Walker, Bruce McGill. A female humpback whale is stranded in a small area during a storm. Fishermen of the village seek to kill the whale but a man visiting the area fights to save the whale's life/10(3).


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The story of Greenpeace in words and photographs. This book documents their attempts to stop the killing of whales off the coast of California, Trade paperback.

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To save a whale. San Francisco: Chronicle Books, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Robert Hunter; Rex Weyler. The Boy and the Whale is a nice story too but lacks the strength of his first book.

In this story a boy is trying to save a whale after he is entangled in his father's fishing net. But to destroy the net would mean that his father wouldn't be able to catch and sell fish/5. To save a whale book masterfully conveys both the urgency of Sally's rush to save the whale and her anger and sorrow at its death.

An author's note explains her decision to To save a whale book the story inwhen lack of cell phones would delay the arrival of both helpers and broadcasters. She also /5(10). The exhilarating autobiography of the Greenpeace movement, a band of hippies, housewives, computer programmers, PhDs and others on the ""fringes"" of the environmental movement.

With a Kwakiutl motif as their banner, the Greenpeace guerrillas place themselves&#;bodily&#;between whales and whalers, and in so doing confront Russian harpoons, witness miracles, and in photographer Weyler's. When the text is transferred into word, click to save or print.

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