poisonous snakes of the world Author:department of the navy bureau of medicine and surgery U.S. Navy medical publication #5099. This is a resource guide for identification of the various species of venomous snakes around the world by region. This guide gives good specific information, accompanied by detailed drawings as well as a section of color photographs of the snakes and a section on treatment of snake bites in the field. Althoug... more »h this guide seems to date from the mid 1960's much of the information is still relevant today and would be useful to anyone living or traveling through areas where there is a probability of venomous snake encounters.
This edition is an ex-Library volume with some wear, but no hi-lighting or underlining. The text is clean & tight.« less