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Killers of Eden : The Killer Whales of Twofold Bay [used book]

By: Tom Mead

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Dolphin Books: 2002

Seller ID: 0958532532

ISBN: 0958532532

Condition: Good


An amazing story of killer whales is told in the book Killers of Eden by Sydney journalist Tom Mead. For almost a hundred years the same pack of killers returned to Eden, on Twofold Bay, New South Wales, Australia, assisting local fishermen during the winter whaling season. These killers would actually herd whales into the bay, when necessary attracting the attention of the land-based whalemen. As the boats put out from the shore, one killer would lead them to where the rest of the pack had surrounded the whale, working much as sheep dogs do for drovers. After the kill the pack claimed the... View more info