By Peter Matthiessen
Bestselling writer Peter Matthiessen takes readers on an day trip to discover the main risky predator on Earth--the mythical nice white shark. On a trek that lasts 17 months and takes him from the Caribbean to the whaling grounds off South Africa, around the Indian Ocean to the South Australian coast, Matthiessen documents the beauties of wierd seas and landscapes and encounters with sharks and different sea existence. of photographs.
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