Books  Regional Natural History  Natural History of Europe 

Prespa: A Story for Man and Nature

By: Giorgos Catsadorakis

180 pages, Col photos

Society for the Protection of Prespa

Hardback | Dec 1999 | #104119 | ISBN: 9608581125
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 months Details
NHBS Price: £46.50 $65/€53 approx

About this book

Bounded in the west by Albania and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia to the north, the lakes and surrounding lands that make up Prespa National Park were - until only a few years ago - an appalling example of how neglect, bureaucratic incompetence and misplaced development can conspire to bring a magnificent natural ecosystem to the edge of ruin - all within the context of a 'conservation-friendly' European Union. That Prespa is now flourishing is a tribute to the monumental struggle by Giorgos Catsadorakis and Myrsini Malakou (in concert with WWF Greece, Byron Antipas, Luc Hoffmann and others). In this first English edition, Catsadorakis tells the story of Prespa - its people, customs, politics, ecology and wildlife. An absorbing and passionate work, with a vivid text and many stunning colour photographs.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Tracks and Signs of the Animals and Birds of Britain and Europe

NHBS Special Offer Price: £10.99 £17.95 (Save £6.96) $15/€12 approx (ends 31/03/2018)

A Natural History of the Hedgerow

NHBS Special Offer Price: £7.99 £9.99 (Save £2.00) $11/€9 approx (ends 28/02/2018)

Britain's Habitats

NHBS Special Offer Price: £19.95 £27.95 (Save £8.00) $28/€23 approx (ends 01/04/2018)

Wildlife of the Pyrenees

NHBS Price: £13.99 $20/€16 approx

The Wood for the Trees

NHBS Special Offer Price: £7.99 £9.99 (Save £2.00) $11/€9 approx (ends 28/02/2018)

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194