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|Author||Sergius L. Kuzmin|
|Images||Colour images and maps|
Kuzmin's The Turtles of Russia and Other Ex-Soviet Republics on the tortoises and freshwater turtles inhabiting the territories of the former Soviet Union comprises the knowledge acquired over generations by scientists. For the first time readers in the Western Hemisphere have access to such a comprehensve overview.
Zoological data has been collected as well as data on keeping and bredding of animals, data on diseases and treatments, ecological problems, nature reserves, conservational problems, pet trade and other antropogenic factors.
Animals and their different habitat types occuring in this large and diverse territory are shown in many color photographs.