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The Resource Birds of western Africa, Nik Borrow and Ron Demey ; with contributions to the maps from Robert J. Dowsett

Birds of western Africa, Nik Borrow and Ron Demey ; with contributions to the maps from Robert J. Dowsett

Label
Birds of western Africa
Title
Birds of western Africa
Statement of responsibility
Nik Borrow and Ron Demey ; with contributions to the maps from Robert J. Dowsett
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Contributor
Author
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
This revised and expanded edition of Birds of Western Africa is now the most up-to-date field guide available to the 1,285 species of birds found in the region--from Senegal and southern Mauritania east to Chad and the Central African Republic and south to Congo. It now features all maps and text opposite the plates for quick and easy reference. The comprehensive species accounts have been fully updated and expanded, and the color distribution maps have been completely revised. This premier guide also includes more than 3,000 illustrations on 266 stunning color plates. Compact and lightweight, this new edition of Birds of Western Africa is the must-have field guide to one of the most exciting birding regions in the world. The premier field guide to West African birds--now completely revised and expanded Covers all 1,285 species found in the region Features fully updated maps and text opposite the plates for easy reference Includes more than 3,000 illustrations on 266 color plates --Provided by publisher
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YDXCP
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Borrow, Nik
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
Index also in French
LC call number
QL692.A358
LC item number
B67 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Demey, Ron
  • Dowsett, Robert J.
Series statement
Princeton field guides
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Birds
Label
Birds of western Africa, Nik Borrow and Ron Demey ; with contributions to the maps from Robert J. Dowsett
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Simultaneously published: London : Bloomsbury Publishing, Plc
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 567) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements -- How to use this book -- Topography, climate and main habitats -- Restricted-range species and endemic bird areas -- Taxonomy: some definitions -- Organisations -- Bird topography -- Glossary -- Abbreviations and symbols -- Species accounts.-- References
Control code
877364424
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
592 pages
Isbn
9780691159201
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)877364424
Label
Birds of western Africa, Nik Borrow and Ron Demey ; with contributions to the maps from Robert J. Dowsett
Publication
Copyright
Note
Simultaneously published: London : Bloomsbury Publishing, Plc
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 567) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements -- How to use this book -- Topography, climate and main habitats -- Restricted-range species and endemic bird areas -- Taxonomy: some definitions -- Organisations -- Bird topography -- Glossary -- Abbreviations and symbols -- Species accounts.-- References
Control code
877364424
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
592 pages
Isbn
9780691159201
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)877364424

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