A Field Guide to Birds of The Gambia and Senegal

A Field Guide to Birds of The Gambia and Senegal

by Clive Barlow, Tim Wacher, Tony Disley
     
 

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This comprehensive book is the first field guide to the birds of The Gambia and Senegal, an area of West Africa popular with birders for its many tropical African birds. The guide provides full accounts of over 660 bird species and depicts nearly all of these in 48 beautiful color plates. 
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This comprehensive book is the first field guide to the birds of The Gambia and Senegal, an area of West Africa popular with birders for its many tropical African birds. The guide provides full accounts of over 660 bird species and depicts nearly all of these in 48 beautiful color plates. 
“A first-rate book that is a fine contribution to bird literature. For the birder who has everything, this makes a great gift.”—Roy John, Canadian Field-Naturalist
"A beautiful, succinct and very useful guide to the region's bird life."—Clay E. Corbin, Quarterly Review of Biology

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300115741
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
02/27/2006
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author


Clive Barlow has lived in The Gambia since 1985, where he runs birdwatching safaris. Tim Wacher was resident in The Gambia for five years working as a mammalian ecologist. Tony Disley is a bird artist based in Lancashire.

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