9780143120506

Moby-Duck The True Story of 28,800 Bath Toys Lost at Sea & of the Beachcombers, Oceanographers, Environmentalists & Fools Including the Author Who Went in Search of Them

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  • ISBN13:

    9780143120506

  • ISBN10:

    0143120506

  • Edition: Reprint
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2/28/2012
  • Publisher: Penguin Books

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Summary

A revelatory tale of science, adventure, and modern myth, "Moby-Duck" is the true story of 28,800 bath toys lost at sea, and of the beachcombers, oceanographers, environmentalists, and fools, including the author, who went in after them.

Author Biography

Donovan Hohn is a journalist whose work has appeared in Harper's Magazine, The New York Times Magazine and Outside. He is currently the features editor at GQ. He lives in New York City.

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