Wandering through Wadis: A nature-lover's guide to the flora of South Sinai (Second Edition)
Wandering through Wadis is a field guide to the plants growing in the mountain wadis and coastal plains of southern 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.
Over 35 new plant species have been added to this second edition, along with dozens of updated photographs for the plants in the previous edition. The introduction has been completely revised and now includes an interesting overview of the biology of desert plants and the adaptations they employ to survive in Sinai's harsh climate.
For each of the 142 plants in the directory, you will find the Common English and Arabic names, general description and information, photographs, and practical and traditional Bedouin uses.