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2 edition of Octopus and squid found in the catalog.

Octopus and squid

J. Y. Cousteau

Octopus and squid

the soft intelligence

by J. Y. Cousteau

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Published by Cassell .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby J.Y. Cousteau and P. Diole.
ContributionsDiole, P.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20361413M

Books shelved as giant-squid: Giant Squid by Candace Fleming, Kraken by China Miéville, Tentacles by Roland Smith, The Search for the Giant Squid: The Bi. Octopus and Squid: The Soft Intelligence (Undersea discoveries of Jacques-Yves Cousteau) by Diole, Philippe and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at .

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Octopus and Squid: The Soft Intelligence Paperback – September 1, by Jacques Yves Cousteau (Author), Philippe Diole (Author)/5(6). "Octopus, Squid, and Cuttlefish celebrates these animals through beautiful pictures and an encyclopedic discussion of the animals’ evolution, biology, and behaviors After reading about the cephalopods’ abilities and behaviors, as well as their potential for advancing our lives, readers might think twice before ordering their next calamari appetizer."/5(13).

Octopus and Squid: The Soft Intelligence (The Undersea discoveries of Jacques-Yves Cousteau) Hardcover – March 1, by Jacques Yves Cousteau (Author)Cited by: Octopus and Squid: The Soft Intelligence, starts off with one of the best titles a book could possibly have.

And from thereon in, it swiftly becomes "Everything you need to know about cephalopods, but were too afraid to ask." The book is a nice blend of personal experience, cultural perceptions of the creatures concerned, and science/5. The four tales in this charming picture book show funny moments in the life of best friends Squid and Octopus.

Yes, they argue sometimes (about things as silly as whether they should wear mittens or socks to keep their tentacles warm!), but they are always able Octopus and squid book cheer each other up in glum times (such as when Squid wakes from the dream of being a superhero and feels /5(30).

Hm, ok- nothing more intimidating than being the first written review of a book. Octopus, Squid, and Cuttlefish is like a more approachable version of Octopus: The Ocean's Intelligent Invertebrate with considerably more pictures and slightly less technicality.

Unlike Octopus, the plethora of photographs keeps this from getting too dry, though the authors do note that many /5. The book Octopus, Squid, and Cuttlefish: A Visual, Scientific Guide to the Oceans’ Most Advanced Invertebrates, Roger Hanlon, Mike Vecchione, and Louise Allcock is published by University of Chicago Press.

Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, And the Deep Origins of Consciousness Other Minds is one of the Octopus and squid book remarkable books I have read - ever. There is much I loved about this book, much that fascinated, intrigued, puzzled, flummoxed, and thoroughly delighted me in this wonderful treasure, but none of that would have happened without the /5.

The book is a work of shunga within the ukiyo-e genre. The image depicts a woman, evidently an ama (a shell diver), enveloped in the limbs of two octopuses.

The larger of the two mollusks performs cunnilingus on her, while the smaller one, his offspring, assists by fondling the woman's mouth and left nipple. In the text above the image the woman and the creatures express their Artist: Hokusai. He and Philippe Diole wrote this very non-technical book that does a nice, thorough job of describing the general life and features of the octopus, with one chapter on the squid.

(So if you love the squid, this is probably not your book.) Written inthe book is still relevant at the beginning of the 21st century/5(5). In In a series of four short stories and silkscreened illustrations of sea life, this picture book follows the adventures of two friends, Squid and Octopus.

Even though they sometimes don't agree, they are always there for each other in the end.4/5. Octopus and Squid (Book) Octopus and Squid, by James C. Hunt, is a colorful paperback that is a part of the Monterey Bay Aquarium Natural History Series. Intended as an introduction to octopus and squid, this beautifully-illustrated little book also briefly covers cuttlefish and nautilus.

From the lone, inky hunting of the octopus, to the social squid, and the unusually large brained cuttlefish, Octopus, Squid, & Cuttlefish reveals the evolution, anatomy, life history, behaviours, and relationships of these spellbinding creatures. Contents. Introduction Chapter One: Cephalopod Anatomy Advanced Invertebrates Inside the Cephalopod.

A battle with an octopus appears in Victor Hugo's book Toilers of the Sea, inspiring other works such as Ian Fleming's Octopussy. Octopuses appear in Japanese erotic art, shunga. They are eaten and considered a delicacy by humans in many parts of the world, especially the Mediterranean and the Asian seas.

Key Differences between Squid and Octopus Octopuses tend to live on their own, while squids often live alone or in groups. The average life of the octopus goes from 1 to 3 years, whereas in the squids goes from 9 months to 5 years.

The squids have a small shell or shell, but the octopus does not. Cephalopods – octopuses, squids and nautiluses – “are an island of mental complexity in the sea of invertebrate animals”, he writes, having developed on a different path from us, “an independent Author: Philip Hoare.

"True friends are friends for always," as the fortune cookie reads. And Squid and Octopus show they have that kind of friendship. Octopus is reassuring when Squid fears he's too ordinary after awakening from a dream in which he was Super Squid.

The two friends also decide to share their socks and mittens rather than argue about which is better.4/5. In his classic book, Demon Hit List, Eckhardt lists mind control and defines it this way: Octopus and squid spirits having tentacles; confusion, mental pressure, mental pain, migraine." Sounds a.

Octopus and squid. [James C Hunt] -- Through text and 95 photographs discusses varieties, behavior and charts the octupus and squid family tree. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Octopuses, squid, and cuttlefish are sea-dwelling mollusks.

Although they are related to slugs and snails, these creatures are fast-moving hunters with keen senses and big brains. They have long, flexible arms for catching prey, and sharp beaks which deliver a powerful bite. Together these animals make up a group called cephalopods.

A survey of the intelligence, love life, habitats, and general activities of two species of cephalopods--the octopus and the squid. Based on twenty years of experience in marine research.

From inside the book.Octopuses and squid. [Gerald Legg; John Francis] -- Describes the appearance and behavior of octopuses and squid and examines why they are frightening, also includes a fun world map of where octopus and squid species can be found. The Hardcover of the Octopus, Squid, and Cuttlefish: A Visual, Scientific Guide to the Oceans' Most Advanced Invertebrates by Roger Hanlon, Mike Vecchione.

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