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Aka by  Tristan Jones - Paperback - First Paperback Printing - 1983 - from Second Chance Books & Comics and Biblio.com

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Aka

by Jones, Tristan

Condition: Good


New York, NY, U.S.A.: Avon Books, 1983. First Paperback Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Good. Brief summary of content available upon request by e-mail.

In a last-ditch stab at fortune and glory, middle-aged adventurer Bill Conan enters a 30,000-mile single-handed round-the-world race. This ultimate test of skill, strength, and endurance leads him across the treacherous Atlantic Ocean's vast expanse, where a sudden change in wind throws him off balance and sends him overboard. Alone in the still, open sea, he struggles to keep from drowning, knowing it is a fight that he will eventually lose.But Conan has stumbled into the migratory path of a bottle-nosed dolphin named Aka and his tribe. In an exhilarating encounter, he senses Conan's plight, communicates with him, and works to keep him afloat and alive.A stirring adventure tale, Aka depicts the ancient history of dolphins, their extraordinary traits and abilities, and their eternal friendship with humans.


  • Bookseller: Second Chance Books & Comics US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 218786
  • Title: Aka
  • Author: Jones, Tristan
  • Format/binding: Mass Market Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Paperback Printing
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0380641968
  • ISBN 13: 9780380641963
  • Publisher: Avon Books
  • Place: New York, NY, U.S.A.
  • Date published: 1983
  • Keywords: FICTION GENERAL SCIENCE ADVENTURE FANTASY ACTION QUEST EPIC SWORD SORCERY DRAGONS MAGIC FUTURISTIC SPACE OPERA UNICORNS TIME TRAVEL ROBOTS MAGICIANS SWORDS SPACESHIP HUMANOID IMAGINARY PLACE MUTANTS ALIEN ALIENS WIZARDS


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