LAKES, LOUGHS AND LOCHS. By Brian Moss. The New Naturalist LIbrary No. 128.

LAKES, LOUGHS AND LOCHS. By Brian Moss. The New Naturalist LIbrary No. 128.

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Author Moss (Brian).
Book Code 39950
ISBN 9780007511389
Book Description Mint new copy in dust-wrapper.

2015 1st edition. 8vo (153 x 222mm). Ppx,452,ads. Colour photographs, tables and charts, bibliography, decorative end-papers. Green buckram, spine titled in gilt.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 2015
Publisher Collins New Naturalist series.
Place Glasgow.
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Not so much a study of the lakes of the British Isles as a survey of their study, and particularly the advances in methodology made since the 1950s. Chapters include: Romance and reality, limnology in Britain and Ireland; The nature of lakes; Dramatis personae, the small cast members and the big roles; Animals, the names in bright lights; On the edge of the land, the Littoral Zone; The plankton, hazard and survival; The deep, the old, the dark and the cold; People and lakes in Britain and Ireland, damage and repair; Moss's tour, an itinerary among the lakes of Britain and Ireland; The future of the lakes of Britain and Ireland. New Naturalist No. 128.

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