By Richard Schweid
Richard Schweid chronicles those creatures in all their points: their typical heritage to their industry price; their occurence in artwork and literature; and their current threatened prestige. The eel is taken into account through many to be at the moment at the highway to extinction, and regardless of repeated makes an attempt to farm them, and the expenditure of big quantities of money and time, eels have steadfastly refused to breed effectively in captivity, it seems that requiring the vastness of the open ocean to start their lengthy float towards maturity.
Containing many little-known proof approximately this really brilliant fish, this booklet will entice someone who enjoys well-written usual heritage, or who desires to examine extra approximately an animal that merits even more recognition than it has obtained to date.
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