Bradt Travel Guides
A guide to the wildlife
A superbly illustrated and attractive new edition of this traveller's companion to the wildlife of the Antarctic wilderness. Dafila Scott's illustrations provide the perfect accompaniment to naturalist Tony Soper's immaculate text. This guide provides full coverage of plumage and identification, breeding and nesting, feeding and the best locations to observe the varied species to be found in Antarctica.
- Illustrated in full colour throughout with specially commissioned watercolour paintings
- Authoritative writing by TV naturalist Tony Soper
- Species identification, behaviour and habitats and conservation guidelines for visitors
- History of discovery and exploration
International Polar Year 2007-2008
The International Polar Year is a large scientific programme focused on the Arctic and the Antarctic from March 2007 to March 2009. Visit www.ipy.org for more information.
August 2018 - 5th edition -160 pages
160 colour photos - 1 map