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A great tropical fish book! 6 pgs. of loaches!

Posted By: Kadabra790 <templar9@tampabay.rr.com>
Date: Sunday, 6 October 2002, at 8:48 p.m.

I went to Borders today to buy some movels and a CD, and went to the "Aquatic Life" section of the Animal area. I found loads of small Barron's books, and some stuff on sharks and dolphins. Then I found a gorgeous book, The Complete Encyclopedia of the Freshwater Aquarium. Sounds like a Burgess book, no? No! It's not. It's nuy John Dawes. It's just about 300 pages, over 150 of those about fish. The fish covered are the ones more commonly found in the trade, but each section has an "Other Members of the Species" with includes the name and max. size. What made me buy this book is it's 6 pages dominated by loaches, the more common ones at least. And the