Big blue forever: the story of Canada's largest blue whale skeleton

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Red Deer Press,
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[2017]
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English
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Big Blue Forever is inspired by the true story of how a blue whale skeleton found on a remote beach in PEI was shipped cross country and reassembled for permanent display at the Beaty Biodiversity Museum. This unique Canadian adventure story is complemented with intriguing facts about blue whales and their environment, and the fascinating process that museums go through to uncover, prepare, and reassemble skeletons for display and study.

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9780889955424
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title Big blue forever : the story of Canada's largest blue whale skeleton
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title_short Big blue forever :
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