Shark: Fear and Beauty download free [PDF and Ebook] by Jean Marie Ghislain

Shark: Fear and Beauty download free [PDF and Ebook] by Jean Marie Ghislain year 2014
  • Book name: Shark: Fear and Beauty
  • Author: Jean Marie Ghislain
  • Release date: 2014/7/7
  • Publisher: THAMES & HUDSON LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9780500517734
  • Rating: 9.99 of 10
  • Votes: 740
  • Review by: Tatum Booth
  • Review rating: 8.9 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/19
  • Total pages: 192
  • Includes a PDF summary of 23 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Sharks engender our most primal emotion: fear. Real danger is something we seldom experience in the modern world, protected by the comforts of civilization. Yet fear is deeply inscribed at the core of our being. Jean-Marie Ghislain overcame his fear of water by learning to swim with sharks. By confronting his emotional responses to these graceful predators, he sought to recover from personal trauma, asking himself: `Can beauty cure fear? These photographs are among the most beautiful pictures of sharks ever taken. Working entirely with natural light and a focal length as close as possible to that of the human eye, he brings these magnificent creatures closer to us than most could ever dare. The tiniest mark and scar is rendered so clearly that we feel we could reach out and touch them. By sharing his profoundly personal experience with sharks, Jean-Marie Ghislain captures the character and beauty of these exceptional creatures, so often maligned or threatened, and urges us to learn to share our oceans with a new sense of respect and even love.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 12H48M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Individual Photographers, Photographs: Collections, Sea Life & The Seashore, Photography
  • Available formats: PDB, TXT, HTML, PDF, WORD, MOBI, DOC, EPUB. Compressed in XZ, ZIP, 7-ZIP, TGZ, ARC, RAR, BZ
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 39.71 USD
  • Dimensions: 225x300x30mm
  • Weight: 1,450g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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