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The Resource The soul of an octopus : a surprising exploration into the wonder of consciousness, Sy Montgomery

The soul of an octopus : a surprising exploration into the wonder of consciousness, Sy Montgomery

Label
The soul of an octopus : a surprising exploration into the wonder of consciousness
Title
The soul of an octopus
Title remainder
a surprising exploration into the wonder of consciousness
Statement of responsibility
Sy Montgomery
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book explores the emotional and physical world of the octopus: a surprisingly complex, intelligent, and spirited creature and the remarkable connections it makes with humans"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Awards note
National Book Award finalist
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
594/.56
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QL430.3.O2
LC item number
M66 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The soul of an octopus : a surprising exploration into the wonder of consciousness, Sy Montgomery
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Atria Books, 2015
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Athena : encountering the mind of a mollusk -- Octavia : this shouldn't be happening : tasting, pain, seeing dreams -- Kali : the fellowship of the fishes -- Eggs : beginning, ending, and shape-shifting -- Transformation : the art of breathing in the ocean -- Exit : freedom, desire, and escape -- Karma : choice, destiny, and love -- Consciousness : to think, to feel, to know
Control code
ocn913302644
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Atria paperback edition.
Extent
262 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781451697728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)913302644
Label
The soul of an octopus : a surprising exploration into the wonder of consciousness, Sy Montgomery
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Atria Books, 2015
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Athena : encountering the mind of a mollusk -- Octavia : this shouldn't be happening : tasting, pain, seeing dreams -- Kali : the fellowship of the fishes -- Eggs : beginning, ending, and shape-shifting -- Transformation : the art of breathing in the ocean -- Exit : freedom, desire, and escape -- Karma : choice, destiny, and love -- Consciousness : to think, to feel, to know
Control code
ocn913302644
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Atria paperback edition.
Extent
262 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781451697728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)913302644

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