Book Launch: “A Paradise for Reptiles” by Bob Rothman

Bruce & Nora James Atrium, A-level, Thomas Gosnell Hall (College of Science), Rochester Institute of Technology

Join RIT Press and Bob Rothman for a reception and book signing. Rothman’s newly published book, A Paradise for Reptiles: Lizards, Snakes, and Giant Tortoises of the Galápagos Islands, Volume 1: Tortoises, Geckos, and Snakes is an accessible, comprehensive account of the research on the natural history, behavioral ecology, physiology, genetics, and conservation of each major group of reptiles in the Galápagos. Rothman led more than thirty annual trips to the Islands as part of his course Galápagos: Evolution and Ecology for science and nonscience RIT students.

Refreshments will be provided.