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2 edition of River monsters found in the catalog.

River monsters

Jeremy Wade

River monsters

true stories of the ones that didn"t get away

by Jeremy Wade

  • 256 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Da Capo Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dangerous animals,
  • River monsters (Television program),
  • Freshwater fishes,
  • Fishing,
  • Dangerous fishes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-268).

    Other titlesRiver monsters (Television program)
    StatementJeremy Wade
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL618.7 .W33 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 273 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25056402M
    ISBN 100306819546
    ISBN 109780306819544, 9780306819803
    LC Control Number2011377404
    OCLC/WorldCa657595632

    As River Monsters has returned season after season it has settled in to a formula of researching startling stories of the intersection of fish with humans in fresh water. Keying on the stories in which fish attack people apparently is more widespread than just the usual shark and barracuda suspects (which actually on occasion occur in fresh water). Kids will love following Jeremy as he investigates tales of river monsters and tracks the actual fish down, using the scientific information he's high-interest nonfiction read is packed with fascinating fish facts, while the Culture Connection and Local Lore sidebars throughout the book introduce kids to the far-flung.

      river monsters. The Queensland Grouper, also known as the giant grouper, is one of the largest bony fish on the planet, and the most widely-distributed of the Grouper species. In his best-selling first book, Jeremy Wade, the star of the hit TV series River Monsters, memorably recounted his adventures on six continents in pursuit of fish of staggering proportions and terrifying "the greatest angling explorer of his generation" (Independent on Sunday) returns to delight listeners with a book of an entirely different sort, the book he was always destined.

    River Monsters. 1,, likes talking about this. Welcome to the official River Monsters Facebook page. Check out the latest video clips from River Monsters and Followers: M. This is a nice 2 dvd set which includes all seven 40 minute episodes of River Monsters' first season. Amazon's aspect ratio of is incorrect. The episodes are presented in a nice solid anamorphic widescreen transfer.


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This is an enjoyable companion book to the “River Monsters” TV series that will be of interest to a wide range of people, not limited to anglers or fishermen. Biologist Jeremy Wade recounts various moments from the series, as well as giving a lot more general background- the /5().

The first half of the book focuses on his early life and travel before the River Monsters TV show, delving into the reasons, in part, for his philosophy on travel and catch and release fishing. The first half is I’m a big fan of the River Monsters show, so when I saw this in the discount pile at Half Price Books, I snapped it River monsters book.

River monsters are part of modern folklore. Those who believe that myths are something that exist only in the far distant path are incorrect. Anyone who knows a little bit about modern river monsters knows they are the root of 20th and even 21st century cryptozoology myths/5(9). River Monsters () is published by Orion on FSC Certified Responsibily Sourced Paper.

Order copies of the official River Monsters book (with optional dedication from Jeremy Wade), the exclusive River Monsters tea towel & the brand new Calendar. The star of the Animal Planet's River Monsters and author of the bestselling companion book shares a meditation on fishing--and life.

In his previous book, Jeremy Wade memorably recounted his adventures in pursuit of fish of staggering proportions and terrifying demeanor: goliath tigerfish from the Congo, arapaima from the Amazon, "giant devil catfish" from the Himalayan foothills, and more/5().

The star of the Animal Planet's River Monsters and author of the bestselling companion book shares a meditation on fishing--and life. In his previous book, Jeremy Wade memorably recounted his adventures in pursuit of fish of staggering proportions and terrifying demeanor: goliath tigerfish from the Congo, arapaima from the Amazon, "giant devil.

RIVER MONSTERS () This book gives the background, and goes behind the scenes of the genre-busting River Monsters TV show. River Monsters follows biologist and extreme angler, Jeremy Wade, on his search for freshwater fish with a taste for human flesh.

Jeremy travels the globe risking life and limb, to investigate freshwater mysteries and uncover the truth about the dark secrets of our planet's rivers. Signed Books. Merchandise. The Fish On. App.

Downloads. More. River Monsters Store. Order exclusive River Monsters merchandise, created and delivered by our friends at Spreadshirt. I was drawn in by the title, but the book has rather little of blue men and river monsters in it.

Only the first fifty pages cover myths and legends, the remaining + pages being devoted to historical lore of a generally more mundane nature. I only read the first part, and even that wasn't particularly engaging/5.

25 River Monsters. book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. IP Factly presents 25 River Monsters Amazing facts, photos and vid /5(16). Welcome to the Official YouTube channel for River Monsters, featuring clips from the show and original content in full HD, with new uploads every week.

River. Ultimately, River Monsters: True Stories of the Ones that Didn't Get Away explores the real mysteries that still exist, capturing the story of one man's obsession — and his relentless pursuit of the truth.

Get the book. ORDER YOUR COPY NOW >>. Jeremy John Wade (born 23 March ) is a British television presenter, an author of books on angling, and a biologist. He is known for his television series River Monsters, Jungle Hooks, Mighty Rivers and Dark mater: Bristol University, University of Kent.

From his arrest as a suspected spy in Southeast Asia to a plane crash in the rainforest, every page of the Wall Street Journal bestseller River Monsters is packed with adventure. From the heart of the Congo to the depths of the Amazon, Wade reels in fish of staggering proportions and terrifying demeanor for an unforgettable read/5().

― Jeremy Wade, River Monsters: True Stories of the Ones that Didn't Get Away “Once a myth becomes established, it forms part of our mental model of the world and alters our perception, the way our brains interpret the fleeting patterns our eyes pick up.”Author: Jeremy Wade.

River Monsters follows the worldwide adventures of Suffolk -born British host, biologist, adventurer and extreme angler Jeremy Wade. He explores rivers and lakes to uncover the creatures behind local folklore and harrowing tales of monster of episodes: 57 + 44 Specials + 2 Additional.

Buy River Monsters Digital original by Wade, Jeremy (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: River Monsters: True Stories of the Ones that Didn't Get Away (MP3 Book) Published April 5th by Recorded Books, LLC MP3 Book, 0 pages.

It's as much a travel book as a narrative about fish; if you like Bruce Chatwin's work, you will enjoy this immensely.

If you enjoyed the River Monsters tv series, this book gives far more background and depth to the subject, and is a great accompaniment/5().: River Monsters () by Jeremy Wade and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5()."Join Jeremy Wade, extreme angler, biologist, and star of the Animal Planet hit show, River Monsters, as he investigates spine-tingling reports of man-eating river monsters swimming in the fresh waters of remote African and South American villages, busy Asian and European cities, and the North American wilderness."--Page 4 of cover.