Michael Goulding is a rainforest ecologist with the Amazon Conservation Alliance and author of several books, including Floods of Fortune. Ronaldo Barthem is a biologist with the Goeldi Museum in Belém, Brazil. Efrem Ferreira is a fisheries ecologist with the Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas de Amazônia in Manaus, Brazil.
This book has lots of exciting pictures, maps and data but is a bit heavy reading. I’d like some more information on the people of this thrilling region but this does not detract... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Mauro C
Quite extensive in scope and well appointed with maps, but many are too small for easy reference. Could use some more photos of ecosystems along the river.Published 15 months ago by J Himmelstein
This book is a good resource for those interested in the Amazon Basin academically and generally. The large number of maps is very useful and informative and is accompanied by... Read morePublished on March 1, 2011 by KCG