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Manatees: The Gentle Giants

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How could a manatee with its whiskered face and distinctly rotund shape be mistaken for a seductive mermaid by ancient sailors? Manatees, the reclusive sea cows who love nothing more than to eat sea grass and sleep, are a marine mammal. They use their paddle-like tail to slowly cruise the coastal and inland waters of Florida. These sausage-shaped oddities have endeared ...more
Hardcover, 72 pages
Published November 1st 2005 by Cuttlefish Publishing
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Jan 11, 2014 Mary rated it really liked it
This book doesn't contain much text, but Sweeney's beautiful underwater photos of the breathtaking manatee don't require it. This book makes a great coffee table book, discussion starter, and memory of my time in Florida swimming with manatees.
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