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Risingtidefallingstar

Author : Philip Hoare  |  Pub Date: 2017-07-13  |  Publisher : HarperCollins UK

ISBN 10 : 9780008133696
ISBN 13 : 0008133697

From the author of Leviathan, or, The Whale, comes a composite portrait of the subtle, beautiful, inspired and demented ways in which we have come to terms with our watery planet...


Swimming Against The Tide

Author : Philip Hoare  |  Pub Date: 2017-07-13  |  Publisher : Fourth Estate

ISBN 10 : 0008133662
ISBN 13 : 9780008133665

Rich and strange from the tip of its title to its deep-sunk bones' Robert Macfarlane From the author of Leviathan, or, The Whale, comes a composite portrait of the subtle, beautifu..


Leviathan Or The Whale

Author : Philip Hoare  |  Pub Date: 2009  |  Publisher : HarperCollins Australia

ISBN 10 : PSU:000067822898
ISBN 13 :

This edition does not include illustrations. The story of a man's obsession with whales, which takes him on a personal, historical and biographical journey - from his childhood to ..


The Mighty Franks

Author : Michael Frank  |  Pub Date: 2017-05-16  |  Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux

ISBN 10 : 9780374715960
ISBN 13 : 0374715963

A psychologically acute memoir about an unusual Hollywood family by Michael Frank, who "brings Proustian acuity and razor-sharp prose to family dramas as primal, and eccentrically ..


The Sea Inside

Author : Philip Hoare  |  Pub Date: 2013-02-01  |  Publisher : Fourth Estate

ISBN 10 : 0007480016
ISBN 13 : 9780007480012

A startling new book, his most personal to date, from Philip Hoare, winner of the 2009 Samuel Johnson Prize for 'Leviathan'...


Other Minds

Author : Peter Godfrey-Smith  |  Pub Date: 2017-03-09  |  Publisher : William Collins

ISBN 10 : 0008226318
ISBN 13 : 9780008226312

What if intelligent life on Earth evolved not once, but twice? The octopus is the closest we will come to meeting an intelligent alien. What can we learn from the encounter? In Oth..


Shark Drunk

Author : Morten Stroksnes  |  Pub Date: 2017-06-27  |  Publisher : Knopf

ISBN 10 : 9780451493491
ISBN 13 : 0451493494

A salty story of friendship, adventure, and the explosive life that teems beneath the ocean, for readers of Bill Bryson and such classics as The Snow Leopard. In the great depths s..