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Encyclopedia of aquarium & pond fish

Author: David Alderton
Publisher: New York : Dorling Kindersley, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A lavishly illustrated reference covering all aspects of keeping fish, the Encyclopedia of Aquarium & Pond Fish is the first book on the market to provide care and identification information on all types of fish for every possible environment, from indoor aquariums to outdoor ponds. The book contains a directory of over 800 of the most popular fish freshwater, saltwater, coldwater, and tropical showing not only what  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Alderton
ISBN: 9780756636784 0756636787
OCLC Number: 184823186
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: 400 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Introduction to fishkeeping --
Introduction to freshwater fish --
Directory of freshwater fish --
Directory of freshwater plants --
Introduction to marine fish --
Directory of marine fish --
Directory of marine invertebrates --
Introduction to pond fish --
Directory of pond fish --
Directory of pond plants.
Responsibility: David Alderton.

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A lavishly illustrated reference covering all aspects of keeping fish, the Encyclopedia of Aquarium & Pond Fish is the first book on the market to provide care and identification information on all types of fish for every possible environment, from indoor aquariums to outdoor ponds. The book contains a directory of over 800 of the most popular fish freshwater, saltwater, coldwater, and tropical showing not only what each fish looks like, but what food they eat, which species they can cohabit with, how big they grow, and much more.

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