Title A FRAGILE PARADISE. Nature and Man in the Pacific.
Book Number 58193
London, Collins, 1989. Cloth, remainder mark on lower edge, name on Dedication page else fine in edgeworn d/w, endpaper map, maps, colour illust., pp. 256. ISBN 0 00 217942 3. "... a broad natural history of the Pacific, past and present ... a celebration of the beauty and fascination of the islands with their unique collection of flora and fauna. It sheds new light on the impact of migrations by the Polynesians, Micronesians and Melanesians who now inhabit them. And it takes a clear-sighted look at the dangers that face this most beautiful and vulnerable region of the world" (d/w blurb).
Pacific Micronesia Melanesia Polynesia travel natural history ecology environment