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Old 03-04-2010, 10:09 PM
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Well i have just finished reading the Lizard Man - The Life and Adventures of Bert Langerwerf. Firstly let me say i had a great deal of respect and admiration for Bert before i read this book. Having finished the book however that respect and admiration have been magnified ten fold. Not only was this guy a pioneer in terms of reptile husbandry but he was a very, very intelligent man.
I am not a huge reader of books but this one really is worth the time. There are many ( black & white ) pictures within the book that help with the 'story'
Anyone who keeps or has an interest in lizards will enjoy this book.

My verdict - 9 out of 10

The reptile community is a far less knowledgable place without Bert.
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Old 04-04-2010, 07:26 AM
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I tried buying this book a while back but the seller wouldn't stock it due to the bad printing / production of the book.

I don't doubt it's well worth a read though, so I'm sure I'll get a copy sooner or later.
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Old 04-04-2010, 11:19 AM
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im not a book reader but i am reading this although i have skipped his childhood and about his parents as not interested but the bit about gran canaria and all the uk breeders and the rest of his life is very interesting 7 out of 10 for me
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Old 04-04-2010, 12:46 PM
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I got mine directly from the States via the Agama International web site.
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i got mine by borrowing it from mwoxy
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Stop pretending you can read terry..
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This was the first I had heard of this book.
Just ordered a copy myself, worked out to just under twenty quid including delivery direct from the publishers.
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This was the first I had heard of this book.
Just ordered a copy myself, worked out to just under twenty quid including delivery direct from the publishers.
Yeah, that is where i got mine from Jas.

It will make you ( not just you, everyone who reads it ) think twice about keeping your animals outside, i promise.
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Well Ive had the book a while now and only managed to flick through the pictures a bit. But the other week we went on holiday so I decided to take it with me, well started it on the plane and from then on couldnt put it down, would highly recommend it to everyone 8 out of 10 for me.
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