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The true story of Tom & Misha : dolphin rescue, Jinny Johnson

Label
The true story of Tom & Misha : dolphin rescue
Title
The true story of Tom & Misha
Title remainder
dolphin rescue
Statement of responsibility
Jinny Johnson
Title variation
Dolphin rescue
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Join Born Free behind the scenes of an amazing dolphin rescue. Tom and Misha were just six years old when they were caught from the wild in the Aegean Sea. For the next five years they were kept at a small dolphinarium on the Mediterranean coast. Then they were taken to southern Turkey where they were kept in a small, crumbling pool. Luckily this came to Born Free's attention and a team of experts flew to Turkey to rescue Tom and Misha. After so long in captivity the dolphins had to be taught basic survival skills - like how to avoid sharks and catch fish. After nearly two years of careful preparation the gate to their sea pen was finally opened for the first time and the two dolphins swam to freedom
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
599.533
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
The true story of Tom & Misha : dolphin rescue, Jinny Johnson
Label
The true story of Tom & Misha : dolphin rescue, Jinny Johnson
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Keep wildlife in the wild."
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
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Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
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Contents
"Keep wildlife in the wild." -Join Born Free behind the scenes of an amazing dolphin rescue. Tom and Misha were just six years old when they were caught from the wild in the Aegean Sea. For the next five years they were kept at a small dolphinarium on the Mediterranean coast. Then they were taken to southern Turkey where they were kept in a small, crumbling pool. Luckily this came to Born Free's attention and a team of experts flew to Turkey to rescue Tom and Misha. After so long in captivity the dolphins had to be taught basic survival skills - like how to avoid sharks and catch fish. After nearly two years of careful preparation the gate to their sea pen was finally opened for the first time and the two dolphins swam to freedom
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16102204
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Dimensions
20 cm.
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Extent
89 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781444014891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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Other physical details
colour illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a3757540
  • (OCoLC)917255145

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