Sharks of the World – Collins Field Guide
by Leonard Compagno, Marc Dando, Sarah Fowler
Published by Harper Collins, London First published 2005 ISBN 0007136102 Hardcover. 368pp. Size: 198mm x 131mm. This authoritative new field guide is the first of its kind, describing and illustrating over 440 species of shark. Sharks families are grouped together for easy reference.
• Original illustrations of each shark family for fast and accurate identification
• The text contains over 1,000 line drawings, depicting side and under head views and teeth
• Clear identification information for each species with details of size, identification, habitat, behaviour and biology
• Distribution maps for each species show where in the world each shark is found.
Covering all aspects of these extraordinary creatures, from their behaviour, breeding, feeding and ecology, right through to the impact of humans on sharks throughout the world, this comprehensive Collins Field guide is set to become a classic.