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Sharks and Rays of Australia

Second Edition

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HARDCOVER

$130.50 • £104.95 • €117.50

ISBN 9780674034112

Publication Date: 05/30/2009

Short

640 pages

500 halftones, 90 pages of color plates

Not for sale in Australia and New Zealand

It certainly is the definitive guide to Australia’s cartilaginous fishes, but many of the 322 species covered here have such wide distributions that this edition is useful over a much broader area… Although billed as a field guide…it is far too beautiful to risk getting wet or dirty.—G. C. Jensen, Choice

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On this day 75 years ago, the United States dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. James L. Nolan Jr.’s grandfather was a doctor who participated in the Manhattan Project, and he writes about him in Atomic Doctors: Conscience and Complicity at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age, an unflinching examination of the moral and professional dilemmas faced by physicians who took part in the project. Below, please find the introduction to Nolan’s book. On the morning of June 17, 1945, Captain James F. Nolan, MD, boarded a plane