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Poseidon"s steed

the story of seahorses, from myth to reality

by Helen Scales

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Published by Gotham Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sea horses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Helen Scales.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL638.S9 S23 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23213179M
    ISBN 109781592404742
    LC Control Number2009016289
    OCLC/WorldCa318411601

    Poseidon’s Steed trails the seahorse through secluded waters across the globe in a kaleidoscopic history that mirrors man’s centuries-old fascination with the animal, sweeping from the reefs of Indonesia, through the back streets of Hong Kong, and back in time to ancient Greece and Rome. Over time, seahorses have surfaced in some unlikely. Poseidon's Steed by Helen Scales, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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    Seahorses lead quiet lives, tucked away out of sight on the sea floor. It is rare to catch a glimpse of a seahorse in its natural habitat. But even ifPages: A fascinating journey with the sea creature that has captured human imagination for thousands of years Poseidon's Steed trails the seahorse through secluded waters across the globe in a kaleidoscopic history that mirrors man's centuries-old fascination with the animal, sweeping from the reefs of Indonesia, through the back streets of Hong Kong, and back in time to ancient Greece and Rome. Over.


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