Discovery of Australia's Fishes

Discovery of Australia's Fishes by Brian Saunders
ISBN
9780643106703
Date Released
Binding
Hardcover
Pages
520
Dimensions
170 x 245mm

This book traces the discovery of Australias fishes from the earliest days of taxonomy to the first part of the 20th century. It provides a unique insight into the diverse pathways by which Australias fish were discovered and outlines the history of early maritime explorations in Australia that collected natural history specimens. The book covers the life and work of each of the most important discoverers, and assesses their accomplishments and the limitations of their work.
99.95





Enter your Postcode or Suburb to view availability and delivery times.

Loyalty Reward Rebate
  1. $5.00*
  2. $7.00*
  3. $10.00*
  4. $10.00*
  * Rebate calculated before redemption of credit. See Terms for more information.

Other Titles by Brian Saunders

Description
Information
This book traces the discovery of Australias fishes from the earliest days of taxonomy to the first part of the 20th century. It provides a unique insight into the diverse pathways by which Australias fish were discovered and outlines the history of early maritime explorations in Australia that collected natural history specimens. The book covers the life and work of each of the most important discoverers, and assesses their accomplishments and the limitations of their work.
ISBN:
9780643106703
Publication Date:
01 / 09 / 2014
Pages:
520
Dimensions:
170 x 245mm

You might also like