Diving The World

Photographs by Norbert Wu
Text by Ken McAlpine

A Gallery Of Captivating Images From The Most Spectacular Dive Locations On The Globe

cover image Schooling hammerheads and spawning corals aside, the world's seas are teeming with a curious creature--the recreational diver. Whether reef diving, cave diving, or drift diving, man's affinity for exploring the underwater world is apparent. With more than three hundred stunning color photographs by Norbert Wu and engaging text by Ken McAlpine, Diving the World captures the wonder and diversity beneath the ocean's surface.

Norbert Wu, one of the world's preeminent underwater photographers, covers the globe from the popular California Coast to remote outposts of Antarctica and pristine tropical shores.

Ken McAlpine's colorful and informative text provides crucial information for divers--the best seasons to dive specific areas, unique geographical aspects of each locale, popular dive sites within each destination, and the ideal times and places to see favorite species and extraordinary behaviors--and topside tips for the non-diver. Diving the World also touches on current conservation issues related to the seas and their inhabitants, while offering hope for future preservation of these natural wonderlands.


10 1/2 x 12 3/8 in., 360 pages
ISBN: 0-88363-510-0
$75.00 U.S.

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