Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises

288 pages, 11.5 x 6.5 inches, 500+ color photographs & illustrations, 1998, hardcover, co-edited by Mark Carwardine & Erich Hoyt, co-written by Mark Carwardine, Erich Hoyt, Ewan Fordyce and Peter Gill, £18.99 / $27.95

Published by HarperCollins and Time-Life/ Discovery Channel (UK/US editions), 1998 with additional English editions in the UK and Australia, many reprintings and translations into Danish, Dutch, French, Italian, German (3 editions) and Spanish (2 editions). Total 19 editions.

This book has been extremely well reviewed since its release in 1998, and has been featured in book clubs. NEW PRINTING & COVER 2010. Paperback price £14.99 / $24.95

Selected Reviews

“Definitive...great photographs...[yet] all sorts of surprises!” — The Sunday Times

“Superbly illustrated introduction to the natural history of the Cetacea and a lucid account of the political and scientific issues affecting their conservation. It is also a field guide for whale watchers, detailing where they can be seen and how to distinguish between species.” — New Scientist


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