"This is a large book with more than 150 quality full-color photographs, some of which may frighten the serpent-phobic."--Alvin Hutchinson, Library Journal
"Poisonous snakes have been part of human legends - and nightmares - since the beginning of time. O'Shea, a reptile expert and television host, brings to life the world of serpents from around the world [with] hundreds of stunning, often rare, photographs."--The Globe & Mail
"[D]azzling, a photographic journey among the scaly and the lethal."--Anneli Rufus, East Bay Express
"If you want a world of information on venomous snakes then look no further than Venomous Snakes of the World
. I promise you that you will find the text entertaining and the photos unforgettable."--The Flying Mullet
About the Author
Mark O'Shea, curator of reptiles at West Midland Safari Park (U.K.), has participated in more than sixty fieldwork and filming exhibitions, traveling to every continent except Antarctica.