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  • ISBN-13: 9781906780234
  • Publisher: John Beaufoy Publishing
  • Publication date: 11/1/2012
  • Pages: 208
  • Product dimensions: 10.30 (w) x 8.80 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Lawson Wood has been fortunate to make his passion his career, and has authored and co-authored over 45 books, mainly about the underwater world. He is a founding member of the Marine Conservation Society, and made history by becoming the first person to be a member of the Royal Photographic Society and Fellow of the British Institute of Professional Photographers solely for underwater photography.
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Table of Contents

Introduction 6

Red Sea 8

Egypt 10

Jackson Reef; Gordon Reef; Ras Zatar; Ras Muhammad; Sha'b Abu Nuhas; Shag Rock; The SS Thistlegorm; Brother Islands; The Salem Express; Panorama Reef; Marsa Alam; Sha'b Samadai; Elphinstone Reef; Daedalus Reef.

Sudan 26

The Blue Belt; Sha'b Rumi; Sanganeb Reef; The Umbria.

Indian Ocean 32

Oman 34

Daymaniyat Islands; Musandam Peninsula.

Maldives 38

North Malé Atoll; Ari Atoll; Nilandhoo.

Seychelles 44

L'llot; The Ennerdale; Amirantes; Aldabra.

Mozambique 50

Bazaruto Archipelago; Ponta da Barra.

Western Australia 56

Ningaloo Marine Park.

Indo-Pacific 60

Thailand 62

Mu Koh Sunn Marine National Park; Richelieu Rock; Mu Koh Similan Marine National Park; Koh Lanta Marine National Park; Koh Phi Phi Marine National Park.

Malaysia 72

Pulau Redang; Pulau Tioman; Layang-Layang Atoll; Pulau Sipadan; Pulau Mabul; Pulau Kapalai.

Indonesia 80

Sangalaki; Northern Sulawesi; Lembeh Straits; Pulau Raja Ampat; Southern and Eastern Indonesia; Liberty Wreck; Lombok: Gili Islands; Flores.

Pacific Ocean 92

The Philippines 94

Subic Bay; Anilao; Mindoro; The Visayas; Palawan.

Melanesia and Micronesia 104

Palau; Chuuk (Truk) Lagoon; Yap; Fiji; Taveuni; Beqa Island; Solomon Islands; New Georgia; Gizo; Vanuatu; The SS President Coolidge; New Caledonia; lie des Pins.

Papua New Guinea 120

Milne Bay; Kimbe Bay; Bismarck Archipelago: New Ireland.

French Polynesia 126

Bora Bora; Tahiti; Moorea; Rurutu; Rangiroa Atoll; Raiatea.

Eastern Australia 134

Great Barrier Reef; Pixie's Pinnacle; Cod Hole; The SS Yongala.

Caribbean Sea 140

Bahamas 142

Great Blue Hole; Shark Rodeo; US Naval Buoy; Theo's Wreck.

Mexico 148

Cozumel; Cenotes.

Cuba 154

Isla de la Juventud; Los Jardines de la Reina; Maria La Gorda.

Cayman Islands 160

Grand Cayman; The Kittiwake; Little Cayman: Cayman Brac

West Caribbean 168

Belize: Turneffe Atoll; Lighthouse Reef; Honduras: Hog Islands; Guanaja: The Jado Trader.

Netherlands Antilles 176

Aruba: Pos Chiquito/Snapper City; The Antilla; Bonaire: Town Pier; The Hilma Hooker; Curacao: Mushroom Forest; The Superior Producer.

Tobago 184

Speyside; Diver's Dream.

Lesser Antilles 190

British Virgin Islands: The RMS Rhone; St Lucia: Anse Chastanet; Dominica: Offshore Whales.

Bermuda 198

The Constellation/The Nola; The SS Cristobal Colon; The Man Celeste.

Resources 204

Index 205

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