The Gambia is a top birding destination, combining a terrific diversity and concentration of species with a good tourist infrastructure. It is the perfect introduction to African birding. Numerous regional specialities guarantee enduring popularity with more experienced 'world-listers'. This is the standard field guide to one of the world's most popular and impressive birding regions. It is illustrated with 48 stunning colour plates, depicting each species in all its plumages. These plates are supplemented by useful line drawings and figures. The concise text has been exhaustively researched, and reflects the considerable field experience of the authors. It includes essential information on field identification, as well as voice, behaviour, habitat and distribution. The introduction provides an overview of the region's history, geography and ecology. The clear layout and practical format make this book ideal for use in the field.About the Author:
Clive Barlow has been a resident in The Gambia for many years and is an authority on the birds of the region. Tim Wacher is a zoologist, working with the Zoological Society of London, specialising in the research of antelopes. He also lived in The Gambia for many years. Tony Disley is an acclaimed bird illustrator whose work has also appeared in the Birds of the Seychelles (Helm Field Guides).
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Descripción Christopher Helm Publishers Ltd, London, 2005. Soft Cover. 1st Paperback. 400pp. The book is in good condition with wear to corners and spineand general signs of use. Pencil crosses to some pages, perhaps indicating species identified. Size: 8vo. Nº de ref. de la librería 010150
Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: Used: Very Good. Same day dispatch. Light marking to bottom of page block otherwise covers and internally very good. Nº de ref. de la librería S2-GW89-RAJJ
Descripción Christopher Helm Publishers Ltd, 2005. Estado de conservación: very good. Gently used. Expect delivery in 2-3 weeks. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780713675498-3
Descripción London: Christopher Helm/A & C Black, (2006, 2006. Nº de ref. de la librería 24284
Descripción London : A&C Black, 2009. broschiert. Estado de conservación: Gut. 408 S. Deckel leicht angeschmutzt, minimal verzogen, Spr.: engl. ISBN: 9780713675498 ----------------->Das Impressum, die Informationen zum Widerrufsrecht, die AGB und die Datenschutzerklärung finden Sie unter „Terms of Sale". Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 734. Nº de ref. de la librería 66296