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Author and Photographer: Bernadette Simpson

Published: February 14, 2013

ISBN: 978-0-9859718-1-6 (PDF)


A field guide to the plants growing in the mountain wadis and coastal plains of South Sinai. Perfect for the nature-lover or hobbyist interested in identifying the various plants encountered while trekking, hiking, or camel riding in the Sinai desert. For each of the 104 plants in the directory, you will find the Common English and Arabic names, general description and information, photographs, and practical and traditional Bedouin uses.


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The sample contains the Table of Contents, Author’s Note, part of the Introduction, ten entries from the Plant Directory, the Index of Plants in the Directory, part of the Working List of Other Plants in Sinai, and References.





Wandering through Wadis: A nature-lover’s guide to the flora of South Sinai

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$4.99 PDF The eBook is available as a PDF file, a format that is easily read on computers, laptops, and tablets. The file is about 32 MB in size due to the many photographs included. The PDF includes bookmarks for ease of navigation. Wandering through Wadis is now available in print!  Perfect for carrying in a backpack as you wander through the wadis of south Sinai, the spiral-bound 134-page paperback measures 15 x 20 cm and weighs 350 grams. SOLD OUT!