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Socotra: A Natural History of the Islands and Their People

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Product description

This richly illustrated book provides the first comprehensive review of the natural history of these islands. The islands became a UNESCO Man and Biosphere Reserve in 2003 and have been nominated as a World Heritage site. While documenting Socotra's geology, biodiversity, ecology, human history and culture, the book also highlights aspects of the islands' biogeography, evolution, and conservation. Thoroughly researched, with contributions from numerous international and local specialists, the book is packed with up-to-date scientific, historic and cultural information. 400 color photos, historic illustrations and maps.

In excellent condition. Postage reflects 2kg weight.

Item details

Author(s):
Cheung, Catherine; DeVantier, Lyndon; Van Damme, v
Condition:
Fine
Edition:
2006
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
9622177700
ISBN-13:
9789622177703
Number of pages:
393
Publisher:
Odyssey

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This richly illustrated book provides the first comprehensive review of the natural history of these islands. The islands became a UNESCO Man and Biosphere Reserve in 2003 and have been nominated as a World Heritage site. While documenting Socotra's geology, biodiversity, ecology, human history and culture, the book also highlights aspects of the islands' biogeography, evolution, and conservation. Thoroughly researched, with contributions from numerous international and local specialists, the book is packed with up-to-date scientific, historic and cultural information. 400 color photos, historic illustrations and maps.

In excellent condition. Postage reflects 2kg weight.

Author(s):
Cheung, Catherine; DeVantier, Lyndon; Van Damme, v
Condition:
Fine
Edition:
2006
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
9622177700
ISBN-13:
9789622177703
Number of pages:
393
Publisher:
Odyssey

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