Always up to 75% off publishers' prices

Troubled Waters

The Changing Fortunes of Whales and Dolphins

Sarah Lazarus

The relationship between humans and cetaceans – whales, dolphins and porpoises – has changed dramatically over the centuries. Where once a lost or stranded whale was hacked to death, now desperate attempts would be made to save it. In this Natural History Museum book, Sarah Lazarus describes the history of whaling; 20th-century efforts to limit the industry; the dire threat of polluted oceans; and the relatively recent interest in ‘close encounters’ with whales and dolphins.
Postscript description

RRP £12.99

sale price £3.99 now £5.99

✓ In stock

Free UK delivery on orders over £25

Product information:
  • Publisher: Natural History Museum
  • Year: 2006
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 216pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • ISBN: 9780565091927
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.4kg
Product code:
Product information
Delivery information


Free UK standard delivery on all online orders over £25

All orders (standard delivery)‭: ‬£3.00

Next day‭ (orders placed between 2pm Mon - Fri): ‬£6.00

Standard delivery‭: ‬3-5‭ ‬working days‭ (‬Highlands and Islands 5-7‭ ‬working days‭)‬

Next day delivery‭: ‬Available all UK excluding Highlands and Islands

Collect your order from a local shop – prices and delivery times as above


All orders‭: ‬delivery costs for orders outside the UK are based on country of destination and product weight.

You can view your overseas delivery cost using the Summary section within the Basket‭.‬

For more information on delivery/overseas orders please refer to our Delivery Information.