Dive the Isles of Scilly & North Cornwall
By Richard Larn and David McBride,
Underwater World Publications,
£14.95 +£1.50 p& p
Home to more than 3000 recorded shipwrecks, and boasting superior underwater visibility and rich marine life, North Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly are a magnet for divers. This book tells how to explore the waters around the Isles of Scilly, with its 5 inhabited islands, 48 islets, and hundreds of rocks spread over 60 square miles. There is also detailed coverage of North Cornwall, which can be dived from boats based at St Ives, Newquay, Padstow, Rock and Port Gaverne, with special information for technical divers wishing to visit the deeper wrecks off this coast. 232 pages, illustrated in colour and black and white with maps of relevant areas.