This dive guide provides technical information and discussion of over 300 dive sites throughout the Maldives archipelago. The basic information is supported by numerous photographs, 135 detailed maps and an extensive coverage of the marine life to be found at each site. For the first time, 24 protected areas have been mapped and their features recorded.
The book also offers an overview of the geography and some insight into the culture and history of the atolls, islands, reefs and resorts of the Maldives. The historical narrative places special emphasis on early trading patterns and shipwrecks.
The guide is very well indexed and is designed as a useful and informative reference for the discerning diver and traveller.
210 x 260 mm.