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Galapagos: Preserving Darwin's Legacy by Tui De Roy
  

Galapagos: Preserving Darwin's Legacy

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Galapagos: Preserving Darwin's Legacy by Tui De Roy

This gorgeous large-format book is a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the Charles Darwin Foundation on Galapagos. The book comprises a series of invited essays under the editorship of world-renowned photographer and long-term Galapagos resident, Tui de Roy, who has also provided most of the photographs. The authoritative essays cover the entire spectrum of Galapagos wildlife.

Reviews

'This remarkable book...is itself cause for celebration. This book is essential for any deeper understanding of the islands.'
BBC Wildlife (December 2009)

'It is the ideal book for the environmentally conscious armchair traveller.'
Good Book Guide (November 2009)

'This remarkable book...is itself cause for celebration...essential for any deeper understanding of the islands.'
BBC Wildlife (December 2009)

'This is a spectacular book - if you want to give yourself (or anyone even remotely interested in conservation) a present then look no further. It is beautifully produced, a really good read and inspiring.'
Seabird (2009)

'fascinating for Galapagos completists'
Wanderlust (December 2009

/January 2010)


About the Author

Tui de Roy is an internationally acclaimed photographer with many bestselling titles to her credit. She has lived for more than 35 years on the Galapagos, writing extensively about its wildlife and taking many iconic images of its landscapes, flora and fauna.

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Book Info

Publication date

15th September 2009

Author

Tui De Roy

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Publisher

Christopher Helm Publishers Ltd an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Format

Hardback
208 pages

Categories

Natural history

ISBN

9781408108666

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