The Salmon: The Extraordinary Story of the King of Fish


by Michael Wigan

‘Michael Wigan gives us passionate advocacy on behalf of the wild Atlantic salmon. Above all he recognises the salmon as environmental indicator… as well as cultural icon and economic driver’ – Tony Andrews, director of the Atlantic Salmon Trust

Paperback: 360 pages

Publisher: William Collins, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishing, 2013 (new edit. 2014)

Language: English

1 in stock

SKU: 9780007564712 Categories: ,

Immerse yourself in the secret world of the salmon – a fish of unparalleled majesty and mystique. I

n revealing the fascinating details of the salmon’s lifecycle, angler and conservationist, Michael Wigan, uncovers the natural history of the species and confronts the threats to its future survival. Deconstructing the cultural and economic impact of our long relationship with this magnificent creature, The Salmon is an evocative and enthusiastic tribute to the king of fish.

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Dimensions 13 × 3 × 19.7 cm

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