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Freshwater Aquariums For Dummies, 2nd Edition

ISBN: 978-0-470-05103-0
368 pages
September 2006
US $21.99 Add to Cart
Other Available Formats: E-book

Part I: Aquarium Basics.

Chapter 1: Tanks for the Memories.

Chapter 2: The Practice of Aquarium Keeping.

Chapter 3: Finding a Good Location.

Chapter 4: The Tank and Stand.

Chapter 5: What to Put and What Not to Put in Your Tank.

Chapter 6: Equipment and Other Technical Stuff.

Part II: Fish and How to Care for Them.

Chapter 7: Fish Anatomy.

Chapter 8: Finding Your Species.

Chapter 9: Purchasing Your Fish.

Chapter 10: Diet and Nutrition for Your Wet Pets.

Chapter 11: Diseases and Treatments.

Part III: Water, Chemicals, and Plants.

Chapter 12: All Water Is Not Created Equal.

Chapter 13: Those Crazy Chemicals.

Chapter 14: The Nitrogen Cycleand Water Testing.

Chapter 15: Putting It All Together.

Chapter 16: Live Plants for Freshwater Aquariums.

Chapter 17: Choosing Plant Species for Your Tank.

Chapter 18: What to Do if Trouble Strikes.

Part IV: Breeding and Other Fun Stuff.

Chapter 19: The Breeding Room.

Chapter 20: Let’s Spawn!

Chapter 21: Recording Data and Photographing Fish.

Chapter 22: Competing in Fish Shows.

Chapter 23: For the Advanced Aquarium Hobbyist.

Part V: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 24: Ten Cool Aquarium Gadgets.

Chapter 25: Ten Ways to Kill Your Fish Without Even Trying.

Chapter 26: Ten Scientific Fish Laws.

Chapter 27: Ten Aquatic New Year’s Resolutions.

Appendix: Tank Figures and Facts.


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