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Bradt Wildlife Guide: Galápagos Wildlife

Travel GuideWildlife Guide

Series: Bradt Wildlife Guides

By: David Horwell and Pete Oxford

156 pages, 120 colour photos, colour maps

Bradt Travel Guides

Paperback | Aug 2011 | Edition: 3 | #191498 | ISBN-13: 9781841623603
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NHBS Price: £16.99 $22/€19 approx

About this book

This is the fully updated and extended third edition of this practical, highly illustrated volume in the Bradt Travel Guides series, written by two professional Galápagos guides. The book introduces the history and ecosystems of the islands and then devotes informative chapters to plants, invertebrates, reptiles, birds (including 22 endemic species), mammals, the seashore and underwater. A chapter describes landings and visitor sites with colour trail plans.

"Bradt Travel Guides simply have the best wildlife coverage of any of the popular guide books."
- BBC Wildlife

"A super book."
- W.C.S.F.O. Newsline

"Extremely useful"
- Telegraph Travel

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David Horwell, a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, is a tour operator, photographer and writer specialising in the Galápagos. Pete Oxford is a professional naturalist, based in Ecuador, who leads trips to the islands.

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