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Aka by Tristan Jones - Paperback - July 1998 - from Copperfield's Books and Biblio.com

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Aka

by Tristan Jones

Condition: Used-Good/Fair


Sheridan House, July 1998. Trade Paperback . Used-Good/Fair. no. Used book with signs of wear, creases, bent corners, and possible markings on the pages.

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: Copperfield's Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 90112
  • Title: Aka
  • Author: Tristan Jones
  • Format/binding: Trade Paperback
  • Book condition: Used-Good
  • Jacket condition: Fair
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 1574090267
  • ISBN 13: 9781574090260
  • Publisher: Sheridan House
  • Date published: July 1998
  • Pages: 224


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