The Dragon Behind the Glass

The Dragon Behind the Glass

A True Story of Power, Obsession, and the World's Most Coveted Fish

Book - 2016
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A journalist's quest to find a wild Asian arowana--the world's most expensive aquarium fish--takes her on a global tour through the bizarre realm of ornamental fish hobbyists to some of the most remote jungles on the planet.
Publisher: New York, NY : Scribner, 2016
Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition
ISBN: 9781451678949
Branch Call Number: 597.176 VOI 2016
Characteristics: xi, 319 pages : maps ; 24 cm


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ArapahoeLesley Dec 22, 2016

A very well written account of 3.5 years, and 15 countries worth of fish obsession. Covering the insane Asian aquarium trade, conservation politics and a cast of kooky scientists this bright young author gets wrapped up in her subject and takes us right along with her.

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