2009-12-11

Books mentioned by Viperkeeper in Holiday_Book_Ideas_Part_1 and _2

For the lazy people out there, I looked up (as far as possible) all authors (inclusive spelling), exact titles and ISBNs of the books recommended in abovementioned videos (part 1 and part 2).

ISBNs are in brackets [short/long as far as found]. I added informations about my success finding them on the german bookshops and Lehmann.

1.1. Roland Bauchot (ed.):
"Snakes: a natural history"
Sterling Publ. NY 1994
[0-0869-0654-5]

Hugendubel lists a more recent edition of 2006:
[1-4027-3181-7 / 978-1-4027-3181-5]

1.2. Jamie James:
"The Snake Charmer" (the one about Joe Slowinski)
Hyperion

hugendubel.de found a paperback [1-4013-0995-X / 978-1-4013-0995-4]
and a more expensive [1-4013-0213-0 / 978-1-4013-0213-9] (might be hardbound)
There are also editions that seem to be audiobooks.

1.3. Editors/Writers of "The Living Australia":
"Dangerous Australians: The Complete Guide to Australias Most Deadly Creatures"
Murdoch Books 1986
On lob.de (i.e. Lehmann's) I found [0-85835-821-2 / 9780858358218]

1.4. Khan, Muhammad S.:
"A Guide to the Snakes of Pakistan"
Chimaira Buchhandelsgesellschaft mbH 2001
[3-930612-44-5 / 9783930612444]

2.1 DeLang, Ruud; Vogel, Gernot:
"The Snakes of Sulawesi"
Chimaira Buchhandelsgesellschaft mbH 2005
[3-930612-85-2 / 9783930612857]

Found on Chimaira's Website:
http://www.chimaira.de/gp/product_info.php/info/p60308_The-Snakes-of-Sulawesi-Band-25--A-field-guide-to-the-land-snakes-of-Sulawesi-with-identification-key.html


2.2 Mallow, David; Ludwig, David; Nilson, Goran:
"True Vipers: Natural History and Toxinology of Old World Vipers"
Krieger Publishing Company 2003
[0-89464-877-2 / 9780894648779]

2.3 Dobiey, Maik; Vogel, Gernot:
"Venomous Snakes of Africa / Giftschlangen Afrikas"
Chimaira, Terralog series
[3-89973-365-7 / 9783899733655] (found on lob.de)
[3-939759-04-X / 978-3-939759-04-1] (both on lob and hugendubel)

2.4 Vogel, Gernot:
"Venomous Snakes of Asia / Giftschlangen Asiens"
Chimaira, 2006
[3-89973-364-9 / 9783899733648] (on lob)
[3-936027-93-5 / 9783936027938] (both on lob and hugendubel)

2.5 Whitaker, Romulus; Ashok Captain:
"Snakes of India: The Field Guide"
Draco Books, Chennai, 2004
(Publisher Data found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Romulus_Whitaker)
[8190187309]

2.6 Wilson, Steve; Swan, Gerry:
"A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia"
New Holland Publishers, 2003
[1-876334-72-X / 9781876334727]

2.7 O'Shea, Mark:
"Venomous Snakes of the World"
Princeton University Press 2005
[0-691-12436-1 / 978-0-691-12436-0] (hugendubel)

lob.de has a book of the same author and title, but from
New Holland Publishers Ltd., 2008
[1-84773-086-8 / 9781847730862]

Hugendubel has a german book which seems to be the translated version:

"Giftschlangen"
KOSMOS (FRANCKH-KOSMOS) 2006
[3-440-10619-5 / 978-3-440-10619-8]

2.8 John Visser; David Chapman:
"Snakes and Snake Bite"
Purnell, 1978
[0-86843-011-0 / 9780868430119]

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