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Freshwater Fishes: An Introduction to Familiar North American Species

Field / Identification Guide

Series: Waterford Pocket Naturalist Guide

By: James R Kavanagh (Author)

colour illustrations

Waterford Press

Unbound | May 2000 | #224194 | ISBN: 1583551832
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NHBS Price: £6.99 $9/€8 approx

About this book

From the tiny minnow to the massive muskellunge, there are almost 800 species of freshwater fish in North America. Freshwater Fishes is an ideal, simplified reference to the most common North American species. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species organized by family to allow for easy comparison of similar species. Laminated for durability, this lightweight, pocket-sized folding guide is an excellent source of portable information and ideal for field use by anglers of all ages.

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Zoologist James Kavanagh has researched and written more than 450 publications pertaining to wildlife observation and outdoor recreation. His unique talent is in taking complex information and synthesizing the salient points to make knowledge about nature and the outdoors more accessible to novices, and to present quick, portable reference information for more experienced wildlife and outdoor enthusiasts. His books have sold more than 5 million copies worldwide.

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