Skylarks and Scuttlebutts

A Treasure Trove of Nautical Knowledge

Lorenz Schroter
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Skylarks and Scuttlebutts is the perfect book for anyone who loves to be in, on or near the sea.

Batten down the hatches and discover the answer to all these questions and many more in the ultimate book of the sea. Don't leave dry land without one!

How can you tell how old a fish is?

Why is the sea salty?

How do you cook a sea cucumber?

How many tonnes of anchovies are caught per year?

Author bio:

Lorenz Schroter is a travel journalist and author of several books. He spent two years cycling the world, and then lived for three years on a tiny car-free island off Hong Kong. He has visited over 100 countries and currently lives in Berlin.

Category: Natural history
ISBN: 9781862079748
Edition No: 1
Publisher: Granta
Imprint: Granta
Pub Date: December 2007
Page Extent: 224
Format: Book
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: Sea life & the seashore