Good African Cichlid Books?

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monahan95

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Does anyone know any good books about african cichlids? Ideally I would like a book that contains all the different species from the 3 lakes but any book I've found of that nature costs a minimum of £150 
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Does anybody know of any good books that cost around £30?
 
Ad konings- Back to nature series. Also cichlid forum has a profile section that lists pretty much everything. cheers
 
If you want a book that contains more or less every cichlid in picture form, both male and female, then this is the one;

Malawi Cichlids in their Natural Habitat, New 4th Edition
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Malawi-Cichlids-Natural-Habitat-Edition/dp/1932892052/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1398761372&sr=8-2&keywords=ad+konings
 
However, this book is relatively light on information and is more an identification guide than anything else.
 
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As mentioned above, this book has a lot more information but not as many species covered. It however, is highly recommended;

Back to Nature: Malawi Cichlids
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Back-Nature-Cichlids-Revised-Expanded/dp/0966825594/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1398761372&sr=8-1&keywords=ad+konings
 
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I also have these and recommend them as little extras;
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Lake-Malawi-Cichlids-Aqua-Guide/dp/1842860356/ref=sr_1_11?ie=UTF8&qid=1398761536&sr=8-11&keywords=malawi+cichlids
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Lake-Malawi-Cichlids-Everything-Aquarium/dp/0764115251/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1398761536&sr=8-1&keywords=malawi+cichlids
 
These can usually be had for around £2-£5 delivered used. So shop around on the like of ebay, Amazon etc.
 
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