Whale Nation (Poetry)
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Whale Nation (Poetry)

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Published by Naxos Audiobooks Ltd. .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Marine & freshwater mammals,
  • Works by individual poets: from c 1900 -,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Poetry,
  • Abridged Audio - Drama/Poetry,
  • Audio Adult: Other,
  • General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatAudio cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9587871M
ISBN 109626345381
ISBN 109789626345382
OCLC/WorldCa33959354

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  Extracts from the book-length poem Whale Nation by Heathcote Williams – a poem that honours the beauty, intelligence and majesty of the largest mammal on Earth. From space, the planet is blue. From space, the planet is the territory Not of humans, but of the whale. Blue seas cover seven-tenths of the of the earth’s surface,Author: Maureen Duffy. Photographer José Javier Delgado Esteban was awarded First Prize in Wildlife / Animals for the entry entitled Whale Nation: Humpback Whales of the South Pacific at 1st Fine Art Photography Awards competition. In Fine Art Photography Awards received more then submissions from 77 countries around the world. Winners were selected by. His first book, The Speakers, was published in His collections of poetry included Whale Nation, Sacred Elephant, Falling for a Dolphin, Autogeddon, Royal Babylon: The Case Against the Monarchy, and American Porn. His plays included The Local Stigmatic, . The book was called Typee, and it achieved a commercial success that, for a minute, made Melville a minor celebrity; more important, it made him realize that he was a writer.

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