Moby-Duck: The True Story of 28,000 Bath Toys Lost at Sea and of the Beachcombers, Oceanographers, Environmentalists, and Fools, Including the Author, Who Went in Search of Them

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2 011
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Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - 15:03
Winner Rank: 
SLCT
Winner Detail SubCategory: 
Science
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Moby-Duck
Winner Description: 
By Donovan Hohn. Publisher: Viking
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In this dazzling science travelogue, Hohn journeys from beaches to factories to the northern seas to determine what happened to 28,000 Chinese-manufactured plastic animals after they fell off a container ship en route to Seattle.

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Moby-Duck: The True Story of 28,000 Bath Toys Lost at Sea and of the Beachcombers, Oceanographers, Environmentalists, and Fools, Including the Author, Who Went in Search of Them
ISBN of the winning item: 
9780670022199
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Book
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Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - 15:03
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Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - 15:03
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