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By Farley Mowat

Whilst an 80-ton fin whale turned trapped in a lagoon close to his Newfoundland domestic, Farley Mowat had fun on the specified probability to watch one of many world's most opulent creatures up shut. yet a few of his buddies observed a unique chance altogether: in a chronic healthy of violence, they blasted the whale with rifle hearth, and scarred its again with motorboat propellers. Mowat appealed desperately to the police, to marine biologists, eventually to the click. however it used to be too overdue. Mowat's poignant and compelling tale is an eloquent argument for the top of the whale hunt, and the rediscovery of the empathy that makes us human.

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