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Complete Idiot Guide Turtles Tortoises Paperback – Jan 15 1998

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 1 pages
  • Publisher: Alpha Books (Jan. 15 1998)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0876051433
  • ISBN-13: 978-0876051436
  • Product Dimensions: 23.1 x 18.3 x 2.3 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 454 g
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #2,264,840 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Most Helpful Customer Reviews on (beta) HASH(0x9a748a8c) out of 5 stars 11 reviews
10 of 10 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x9a606c78) out of 5 stars It is a useful source of info for tort lovers. March 31 1999
By A Customer - Published on
Format: Paperback
Easy to read and lots of practical information based on author's vast experiences. As a beginner, I truly found it resourceful and useful. If you love to read a how-to book, it is the one you're looking for. But if you love fancy photos, 4-color pictures for reference purpose, etc. it's not what you need. Liz, it'd be very much better and will be perfect if you could possibly include more 4-color pictures of famous tortoises and turtles.
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x9a7c6cd8) out of 5 stars A good book for beginners July 22 1998
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Format: Paperback
This is an excellent guide for new pet owners. It gives a good overview of various species and general care and maintenance. But I stress the word "overview",as more detailed info on, say, a given species is beyond the scope of this book. A future edition would benefit from color photographs, more information on caring for ill pets, and caring for young/hatchlings. For a beginners manual, however, this book is quite good.
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x9a951fb4) out of 5 stars The Best book on tortoises July 6 1998
By A Customer - Published on
Format: Paperback
This book should be the first and last book you read about tortoises she tells you about getting started breeding cauntions how to make their home. She tells everything you want to learn about a certain species. It's the best tortoise book I ever read and I have read 25 books about tortoises and this is the best one.
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x9a6e2294) out of 5 stars this is a great book! Nov. 29 1998
By elixir0219 - Published on
Format: Paperback
I think this book is a top notch one and everyone wanting to know more on turtles should read if not buy this book!
7 of 8 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x9a68ee28) out of 5 stars Great advice for the keeper of a happy & healthy turtle March 19 2000
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Format: Paperback
There should be more spell-it-out for the beginner books like this on the subject. Turtles are very difficult to care for properly and this book is full of truths on the matter. Concise and thorough - a necessity for the rookie or pro turtle keeper.