the Nile: Biology of an Ancient River


the Nile: Biology of an Ancient River

RZÓSKA, Julian (ed.)

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Topics include: origin and history of the Nile; Pleistocene history; the Nile in the Sudan and Nubia; palaeolimnology; palaeo-ecology; prehistoric civilizations in Lower Egypt; vegetation of the Nile basin; riverain flora in Nubia; zoogeography; mammals; birds; amphibia and reptiles; invertebrates; fish fauna; hydrology; Lake Victoria; swamp deveopment; White Nile; Blue Nile; Lake Tana; Atbara; Lakes Nasser and Nubia; delta lakes of Egypt; schistosomiasis in the Nile Basin; insects; zooplankton; freshwater crabs; phyotplankton. Indices.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Dr. W. Junk Publishers
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1976
  • Place Published: The Hague
  • ISBN: 9061930812


  • Condition: As new
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Good
  • Details:
    Monographiae Biologicae vol. 29. xix, 417 p. 25 cm cloth hardcover wrapped in mustard yellow dustjacket with black lettering. Colour frontispiece and loose fold-out map tucked in rear. 120 figures, photos, and tables within text, 3 in colour. Jacket has tape on covers near lower spine and spine of jacket sunned. High quality pages clean and unmarked.

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