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The Reef Aquarium, Volume One
J. Charles Delbeek & Julian Sprung

A comprehensive guide to the identification & care of Stony Corals and Giant Clams. Includes virtually everything you want to know about how to build a successful reef aquarium. Detailed illustrations & diagrams, over 380 color photos! The most comprehensive book of its kind ever written. 560 pages, hardcover.

Also available in German and French

Currently out of print

The Reef Aquarium, Volume Two
Julian Sprung & J. Charles Delbeek

A comprehensive guide to the identification & care of soft corals and anemones, with new helpful tips about reef aquariums, control of pests and problem algae, and captive propagation of marinelife. A companion to the first volume. Over 500 photos and detailed illustrations. 560 pages, hardcover.

Also available in German and French

Currently out of Print

The Reef Aquarium, Volume Three
J. Charles Delbeek & Julian Sprung

The long-awaited next book in this popular series. This book discusses the science, art and technology of building reef aquariums. Covers new ideas in filtration, lighting, and system design, plumbing, pumping, and electrical design, foods and feeding, new aquascaping techniques and future trends in the hobby. It holds many surprises and spectacular photographs. 680 pages.

Also available in French.

Currently out of print, but available in digital form on the ibookstore at:

Corals: A Quick Reference Guide
By Julian Sprung

A comprehensive field guide for aquarists, divers and naturalists. Nearly 700 beautiful photos with descriptions, range, and the correct pronunciation of the scientific names. Helpful charts offer information about food, light, and water motion requirements, aggressiveness, hardiness and proper positioning in the aquarium. 240 pages, hardcover.

"The most practical and accurate reference in a single affordable volume".

Also available in German, French, Italian and Japanese.

Currently out of print

Invertebrates: A Quick Reference Guide
By Julian Sprung

A NEW beautiful and comprehensive reference for aquarists, divers and naturalists, with more than 650 full color photographs identifying more than 500 species of marine invertebrates.This book is the essential guide for all aquarists who want to make the right choices when stocking an aquarium with invertebrates or purchasing invertebrates for a reef aquarium. 240 pages, hardcover. Also available in French and German.

Angelfishes of the World
By Kiyoshi Endoh

A comprehensive guide to the identification and captive husbandry of all of the known species in the family Pomacanthidae. This book discusses the biology of angelfish life histories, biogeography, taxonomy, their captive care and feeding, key features used for distinguishing the sexes, and captive breeding and rearing methods. 168 pages, hardcover.

Available September 2007

Algae: A Problem Solver Guide
By Julian Sprung

This book identifies algae that commonly bloom in aquariums, with photographs and descriptions of their life history. Specific recommendations offer ways to control the algae through aquarium husbandry practices and the use of herbivores. If your expensive aquarium has an out-of-control algae bloom that is driving you crazy, don’t give up! Buy this book and follow Julian’s advice. Also available in French, German and Italian.

Giant Clams in the Sea and the Aquarium
The biology, identification, and aquarium husbandry of tridacnid clams

This superb book provides comprehensive coverage of the biology and aquarium care of the unique and intriguing tridacnid clams, with over 300 color photographs and illustrations. It is a must-have guide for any reef aquarium hobbyist. 227 pages, hardcover.

Author: James Fatherree

Banggai Cardinalfish: A Guide to Captive Care, Breeding & Natural History
By Ret Talbot, Martin A. Moe, Jr., Matt Pedersen, Matthew L. Wittenrich, Ph.D., Roy Yanong, V.M.D. and Tom Waltzek, D.V.M. Foreword by Dr. Gerald R. Allen

The official publication of the Banggai Rescue Project, this definitive new guide beautifully illustrates the natural history of a unique species that captivates underwater naturalists, aquarists and divers. Explore its native range and meet the indigenous fishing families and Indonesian biologists struggling to protect it. Learn the secrets of raising Banggai Cardinalfish to supply your local market. 304 pages, Soft cover and hardcover editions.