Atlas of the Maldives : A Reference for Travellers, Divers and Sailors Hardback
by Tim Godfrey
This 6th edition of Atlas of the Maldives has been fully revised and updated to reflect the many changes occurring on both land and at sea since the last edition in 2007.
It includes new material on the early mapping of the Maldives and its impact on science.
The writings of Moresby, Darwin and other recent researchers, are used to explain the formation, structure and geological history of the Maldives. A detailed atlas of the Maldives with maps showing resorts, all islands, reefs, and marine life features including dive sites, mangroves, turtle and bird nesting islands.
Includes details on atoll formation and early mapping by Captain Moresby and the influence his maps and correspondence had on Charles Darwin's theory of coral reef formation and subsidence. * Detailed Atoll Maps * Islands & Features * History & Shipwrecks * Diving & Surfing * Wetlands & Lakes * Protected Marine Areas * Marine Life * Turtles & Birds
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 108 pages, 259 colour photos and maps
- Publisher: Atoll Editions
- Publication Date: 21/02/2018
- Category: Sub-aqua swimming
- ISBN: 9781876410032