The essays are organized in five sections that celebrates our ongoing fascination with these fragile giants.Sharing the World of Giants
contains essays inspired by being in the presence of whales,Songs from the Deep
concentrates on whale vocalizations,Sightings of the Leviathan
are compelling accounts of personal observations of whale behavior,Death at Sea and On Shore
touch on the mystery of whale groundings and other violent encounters, andA Splendid but Uncertain Company
explores teh privilege humans sense when near whales and the compact human contact has had on these glorious but gentle beasts.