Lapland, A Natural History
This new Poyser title takes an in-depth look at the flora and fauna of Lapland. This unspoilt region of northern Scandinavia and north-western Russia lies within the Arctic circle and holds a fascinating and specialised community of plants and animals, which show a range of adaptations to life in this capricious environment. Detailed discussion of the Lapland ecology is enhanced by a wealth of colour photographs, depicting the region's diverse habitats and wildlife. Derek Ratcliffe, author of Peregrine Falcon and The Raven allows his tremendous experience of and passion for the Lapland wilderness to shine through in a sumptuous and inspirational book that will delight all lovers of wildlife and wild places. 352 pages.
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