Creatures from the Deep

Author: Stephen Krensky

Publisher: Lerner Publications

ISBN: 082256761X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

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Describes folklore related to monsters or creatures from the sea and discusses how they are portrayed in motion pictures, on television, and in literature.

Creatures of the Deep

In Search of the Sea's "monsters" and the World They Live in

Author: Erich Hoyt

Publisher: Firefly Books Limited

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 160

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This book goes in search of the sea's "monsters" and the world they live in.

Creatures of the Deep

Author: Peter Batson,Brian Batson

Publisher: Tangerine Press

ISBN: 9780545085045

Category: Deep-sea animals

Page: 48

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Enter the deep, and discover strange creatures and awesome facts about the deepest places on Earth. In this incredible 48-page book, you'll take a look inside a world that science is only just beginning to understand!

Creatures of the Deep

Author: Matthew Rake

Publisher: Hungry Tomato ™

ISBN: 1467791229

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Dive down to the watery depths and encounter the ten strangest creatures living in the oceans. You'll discover: ● a fish with an angling light ● a snail that harpoons its prey ● a squid with eyes bigger than a human head Come face to face with these extreme animals and learn their secrets!

Super Shark Encyclopedia

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465443185

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 208

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Super Shark Encyclopedia uncovers the secrets of the oceans by exploring a remarkable array of sharks and sea creatures, from surfing penguins to deep-sea monsters. Packed with jaw-dropping facts about animal behavior and anatomy, new 3D artworks utilize cross-sections and strip layers away to show key anatomical features in detail. With its combination of spectacular photography and clear yet authoritative text, Super Shark Encyclopedia is the ultimate visual guide to the oceans' most incredible stories. It showcases record-breaking animals, such as the deadliest predators and the most venomous creatures, and explains how and why their bodies work the way they do.

Creatures of the Deep

Author: John Woodward

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780565092467

Category: Deep-sea animals

Page: 30

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Creatures of the Deep takes readers on an incredible 3D journey through the depths of the ocean. With the use of pop-ups, fold-out landscapes and stunning illustrations, this interactive book reveals the strange but wondrous residents of this dark and inhospitable world. Each of the ocean’s three zones – sunlit zone, twilight zone, and dark zone – is explored in turn, but the book’s focus is on the deep ocean which begins some 200 m (600 ft) below the surface. Colourful, fact-filled pages reveal the ocean’s dramatic deep-sea landscapes, the thousands of fascinating species that live there, the people who study them, and their latest spectacular discoveries. With details of ocean exploration, from early pioneers to modern-day research, and information on threats to this fragile habitat, Creatures of the Deep is a fun and fascinating introduction to life at the bottom of the ocean.

Sea Monsters

Prehistoric Creatures of the Deep

Author: Michael J. Everhart

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9781426200854

Category: Nature

Page: 191

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Sharks and dinosaurs--we find them both alien and awe-inspiring. This book is a plunge into the Cretaceous oceans of 80 million years ago, a merciless realm ruled by the most ferocious animals ever to stalk the seas of planet Earth. More terrifying than a

Creatures of the Deep

Author: Camilla De la Bédoyère

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781781715352

Category: Deep-sea animals

Page: 80

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A spectacular collection of animals from the darkest depths of the oceans. Look into the deep to find some of nature’s strangest creatures. How does the Firefly squid save its life with a multicoloured glow? How does the Anglerfish draw in its prey? Intricately drawn artworks highlight the extraordinary features of each animal's anatomy. Similarly, stunning photos reveal the animals' abilities, from bioluminescence to jet propulsion. Features deep-sea fish, squid, jellyfish, and microscopic life. These two exciting books will guide the reader into a different world and will reveal creatures they never thought existed. Featuring spectacular photography and great detail into each animal, these books are sure to engage and educate any young reader. The Creatures of the series includes: Creatures of the Deep: 978-1-78171-535-2 Creatures of the Night: 978-1-78171-536-9

Creatures of the Deep Stained Glass Coloring Book

Author: Jessica Mazurkiewicz

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486485234

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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Venture deep under the sea to color 16 exotic marine creatures, including an angler fish, gulper eel, chambered nautilus, firefly squid, coelacanth, long-nosed chimaera, goblin shark, and other bottom dwellers.

Scary Creatures of the Deep

Author: Jim Pipe

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781906370909

Category: Deep-sea animals

Page: 32

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Helps you find out about the scary creatures living beneath our feet, from worms that help the soil to predators - big and small - that hunt below ground. This book enables readers to see how the internal structure of an animal corresponds to its external appearance

Sharks and Other Creatures of the Deep

Author: DK Publishing

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756651360

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 144

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Sink your teeth into this underwater treasure, DK’s attention-grabbing guide to the creatures of the deep. Sharks and Other Creatures of the Deepteaches all about the fish and mammals that swim the ocean, from how they eat and sleep to their role in human history and legend. More than an animal encyclopedia, this book is packed with quirky top-ten lists, games and quizzes, and evenrecipes for your catch of the day. Dive into anatomy, taxonomy, plus a whole lot of fishy fun in this unique and exciting guide to the creatures of the deep.

Beasts of the Deep

Sea Creatures and Popular Culture

Author: Edited by Jon Hackett and Seán Harrington

Publisher: Indiana University Press

ISBN: 0861969391

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 200

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Beasts of the Deep: Sea Creatures and Popular Culture offers its readers an in-depth and interdisciplinary engagement with the sea and its monstrous inhabitants; through critical readings of folklore, weird fiction, film, music, radio and digital games. Within the text there are a multitude of convergent critical perspectives used to engage and explore fictional and real monsters of the sea in media and folklore. The collection features chapters from a variety of academic perspectives; post- modernism, psychoanalysis, industrial-organisational analysis, fandom studies, sociology and philosophy are featured. Under examination are a wide range of narratives and media forms that represent, reimagine and create the Kraken, mermaids, giant sharks, sea draugrs and even the weird creatures of H.P. Lovecraft. Beasts of the Deep offers an expansive study of our sea-born fears and anxieties, that are crystallised in a variety of monstrous forms. Repeatedly the chapters in the collection encounter the contemporary relevance of our fears of the sea and its inhabitants – through the dehumanising media depictions of refugees in the Mediterranean to the encroaching ecological disasters of global warming, pollution and the threat of mass marine extinction.

The Deep

Leben in der Tiefsee

Author: Claire Nouvian,Wolfgang Rhiel

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783896603760

Category:

Page: 252

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Creatures of the Deep

Author: Katharine Kenah

Publisher: Brighter Child

ISBN: 0769631770

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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An introduction to several ocean-dwelling creatures, including the manatee, eel, and octopus.

Creatures of the Deep

The Pop-Up Book

Author: Ernst Haeckel,Maike Biederstaedt

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783791372310

Category:

Page: 16

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The magnificent prints of Ernst Haeckel, who captured the amazing forms of the natural world, spring to life in this exciting pop-up book that reveals the vibrant intricacy of his work. The book Art Forms in Nature is a collection of prints, made by the scientist Ernst Haeckel, of an enormous variety of flora and fauna from the sea-including microscopic Radiolaria, starfish, and jelly fish. Since Prestel published it in 1998, the book has been a favorite with artists, designers, illustrators, and anyone who enjoys the wondrous forms of the natural world. Now paper engineer Maike Biederstaedt has transformed Haeckel's transcendent work into a three-dimensional book that allows readers to appreciate Haeckel's vivid colors, exceptional precision, and fascination with patterns and geometry. This stunning book features seven pop-ups that allow readers to see nature's brilliance the way that Haeckel did--as marvelous, mathematically based creations that support his theory of the unity of all living things. Certain to appeal to his huge variety of fans, this pop-up version of a timeless classic will be treasured for years to come.

Top Trumps - Creatures of the Deep

Author: British Broadcasting Corporation Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781409392484

Category: Marine animals

Page: 32

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Play and discover with the new Top Trumps activity books!This fact-filled Top Trumps activity book is packed with fascinating info and scary stats on loads of incredible creatures of the deep. With awesome activities plus 20 free Top Trumps cards to create your own fearsome face-offs!Read more cool Top Trumps titles! Top Trumps: Dinosaurs is also available from Puffin.