The Institute was established in 1998 by Dr Peter Pritchard and features a research facility, library, offices, museum, residence for visiting scientists and a sanctuary.
Books by Peter C.H. Pritchard
The following titles are currently available at Amazon.com.
RAFETUS: The Curve of Extinction
(2012) - The Story of the Giant Softshell Turtle of the Yangtze and Red Rivers
Turtles of the World
(2007) - Authors: Franck Bonin, Bernard Devaux, Alain Dupré ; Translated by: Dr. Peter C.H. Pritchard
Turtles of Venezuela
(1984) - Pritchard and Trebbau
Amphibians and Reptiles
(1979) - Rare and Endangered Biota of Florida, edited by Roy W. McDiarmid
Encyclopedia of Turtles
(1979) - Now out of print but used copies sometimes are available
Living Turtles of the World
(1967) - Used copies sometimes available