MARINE MAMMAL BOOKS AVAILABLE
¡VIVAVaquita! (a non-profit organization) has many marine mammal books,
reprints,monographs, and journals that are available for a donation to
theorganiation. All funds raised will beactively used for research and
conservation work on the vaquita (Phocoena sinus), the world’s mostendangered
marine mammal species. The globalpopulation of this species now numbers less
than 20 individuals and is declingat about 50%/year. Visit our website at
www.vivavaquita.org for more details.
Below is asample of some of the rarer items we have, but there are hundreds
and ‘prices’range from US$1-110. For a full list ofbooks available (and
photos), check this link: http://www.vivavaquita.org/assets/vv-bookstore2.pdf.
For more info, or to request books, pleasecontact Tom Jefferson at
Gaskin, D.E. 1972 Whales, Dolphins, and Seals, With SpecialReference to the New
Zealand Region, Heineman Educational Books. $15.
Geraci, J. R. and V. J. Lounsbury. 2005. Marine MammalsAshore: A Field Guide
for Strandings. Texas A&M Sea Grant (SecondEdition). $12.
Jefferson, T.A., Leatherwood, S. & Webber, M.A. 1993Marine Mammals of the
World: FAO Species Identification Guide, United NationEnvironment Programme and
Food and Agricultural Organization of the UN. $45.
Morzer Bruyns, W.F.J. 1971 Field Guide of Whales andDolphins, Uitgeverij Tor.
Norris, K.S., Würsig, B., Wells, R.S. & Wursig, M. 1994The Hawaiian Spinner
Dolphin, University of California Press. $20.
Payne, R. 1983. Communication and Behavior of Whales. AAASSelected Symposium.
Vol. 76. Westview Press, Inc,, Boulder, Co. 643 pp. $21.
Richardson, W. J., C. R. Greene, C. I. Malme and D. H.Thomson. 1995. Marine
Mammals and Noise. Academic Press. $15.
Ridgway, S.H., and R.J. Harrison. 1981. Handbook of MarineMammals, Vol. 1: The
Walrus, Sea Lions, Fur Seals, and Sea Otter. AcademicPress. 235 pp. $30.
Ridgway, S.H., and R.J. Harrison. 1981. Handbook of MarineMammals, Vol. 2:
Seals. Academic Press. 359 pp. $35.
Ridgway, S.H., and R. Harrison. 1985. Handbook of MarineMammals, Vol. 3: The
Sirenians and Baleen Whales. Academic Press Inc., London.362 pp. $60.
Scientific Reports of the Whales Research Institute. (misc.issues). Scientific
Reports of the Whales Research Institute. Misc. prices.
True, F.W. 1904. Whalebone Whales of the Western NorthAtlantic Compared with
Those Occurring in European Waters with SomeObservations on the Species of the
North Pacific. Smithsonian Contributions toKnowledge. 332 pp. + plates.
True, F.W. 1910. An account of the beaked whales of thefamily Ziphiidae in the
collection of the United States National Museum, withremarks on some species in
other American museums. Bulletin of the UnitedStates National Museum. 73:42 pp.
+ plates. $45 (card covers).
Truitt, D. 1974 Dolphins and Porpoises: A ComprehensiveAnnotated Bibliography
of the Smaller Cetacea. Gale Research Co. $25.
Whitehead, H. and L. Rendell. 2015. The cultural lives ofwhales and dolphins.
University of Chicago Press. 417pp. $20.
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