The Simple Guide to Marine Aquariums provides an easy-to-understand look at setting up and maintaining a successful saltwater aquarium.
First published in 2002, this all-new second edition is a major revision to this bestselling guide, and features a brand new introduction addressing the rapid evolution in the marine hobby, plus an additional new chapter reviewing unusual and interesting saltwater setups and specimens. Written by two dedicated aquarium hobbyists with more than 80 years of experience between them, the comprehensive and authoritative information will guide new hobbyists to guaranteed success. A brand new design and layout makes the vital content easier than ever to access and understand, while the updated full-color photographs help illustrate the stunning beauty of marine aquaria. New sidebars are loaded with the most up-to-date information available to complement the topics covered throughout the text.
About the Authors
Jeff Kurtz is a freelance writer and editor living In Toledo, Ohio. Jeff has been involved in the aquarium hobby for over 25 years and is a regular contributor to Tropical Fish Hobbyist Magazine. He is also the author of The Simple Guide to Mini-Reef Aquariums and Saltwater Aquarium Problem Solver.
David E. Boruchowitz is in his sixth decade of fishkeeping. He has been writing and editing for TFH Publications for more than 10 years and has authored a large number of books on a variety of topics. He currently serves as Editor-in-Chief of Tropical Fish Hobbyist Magazine. One of his priorities is making the aquarium hobby accessible to everyone, and many of his projects involve simplifying aquarium husbandry so beginners can succeed on their first attempt.
Authors: Jeff Kurtz, David E Boruchowitz
Publisher: TFH Publications
Pub. Date: January 2009
Softcover, 255 pages