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Written with passion and grace, and illustrated with EllisÆs own drawings, The Empty Ocean brings to a wide audience a compelling view of the damage we have caused to life in the sea and what we can do about it.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781559636377
ISBN-10: 1559636378
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 20mm)
Pages: 384
Imprint: Shearwater Books,US
Publisher: Island Press
Publish Date: 15-Aug-2004
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Richard Ellis

Richard Ellis is the author of more than ten books, including "The Book of Whales" (Knopf, 1980), "Monsters of the Sea" (Knopf, 1994), "Imagining Atlantis" (Knopf, 1998), "The Search for the Giant Squid" (Lyons, 1998), and, most recently, "Aquagenesis" (Viking, 2001). A research associate at the American Museum of Natural History in New York, he is also a celebrated artist whose works of marine life have been exhibited in museums around the world.

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