This practical, straightforward guide to some of the most commonly seen birds in southern Africa is aimed at beginner birders, or even juniors. Less daunting than a full-blown field guide, it's handy and accessible, combining simple text with clear artwork and photographs to introduce 300 of the region's easy-to-see birds. For each bird the book offers: simple text, including how to 'find it', 'identify it' and 'understand it'; colour images, both illustrations and photographs; a distribution map; common English names, plus scientific, Afrikaans and other African names; average size, details of the nest and the number of eggs laid on average; interest boxes for some birds, providing extra information. Colourful, to-the-point and offering quick ID pointers, this book should find a ready market among southern African birders and outdoor enthusiasts.
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|Size: ||52.1 MB|
|Publisher: ||Struik Nature|
|Date published: || 2015|
|ISBN: ||9781775843443 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|