The Human, the Orchid and the Octopus, by Cousteau and Schiefelbein


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The Human, The Orchid and The Octopus, Exploring and conserving our natural world
Jacques Cousteau and Susan Schieflbein

“Fresh and stinging … Cousteau seamlessly splices amazing tales of exploring undersea caves, encountering sharks and surviving an Antarctic blizzard with bracing eyewitness accounts of the shockingly rapid and potentially catastrophic destruction of marine life …[an] electrifying, many-faceted masterwork”, Booklist.

Hardback with dust jacket in as new condition apart from a small ink [?] blot on the bottom outside edges of the middle pages. Reg Vallintine bookplate on inside front cover. Inside pages in excellent condition.

305 pages
No images
165 mm x 240 mm (approx. 6.5 in x 9.5 in)
1986, Robson Books, London

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Additional information

Weight 1 kg
Dimensions 30 × 24 × 3 cm