Birds of the Horn of Africa: Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, and Socotra

Birds of the Horn of Africa: Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, and Socotra

by Nigel Redman, Terry Stevenson, John Fanshawe
     
 

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"Birds of the Horn of Africa is a welcome addition to the literature on the birds of Africa. . . . [I]t is an outstanding work."—Emil K. Urban, Augusta State University

"This eagerly awaited field guide is the first ever to cover the stunning birds of an outstanding region. . . . With its unrivalled, truly authoritative coverage, Birds of

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"Birds of the Horn of Africa is a welcome addition to the literature on the birds of Africa. . . . [I]t is an outstanding work."—Emil K. Urban, Augusta State University

"This eagerly awaited field guide is the first ever to cover the stunning birds of an outstanding region. . . . With its unrivalled, truly authoritative coverage, Birds of the Horn of Africa is indispensable for birders and ornithologists alike."—C. Hilary Fry, University of Aberdeen

"This is one of the best field guides in the world. The writing is of a very high standard, and I am impressed by the overall quality of the plates and attention paid to local subspecies. Birds of the Horn of Africa is the premier field guide to the region."—Keith N. Barnes, editor of The Eskom Red Data Book of Birds of South Africa, Lesotho, and Swaziland

Editorial Reviews

Wildlife Activist - Frederic Brock
Birds of the Hom of Africa is another excellent publication in the Princeton Field Guides series.
Wildlife Activist
Birds of the Hom of Africa is another excellent publication in the Princeton Field Guides series.
— Frederic Brock
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"Birds of the Hom of Africa is another excellent publication in the Princeton Field Guides series."—Frederic Brock, Wildlife Activist

Praise for the first edition: "Excellent."—Frederic Brock, Wildlife Activist

Praise for the first edition: "A welcome addition to the literature on the birds of Africa. . . . [A]n outstanding work."—Emil K. Urban, Augusta State University

Praise for the first edition: "This eagerly awaited field guide is the first ever to cover the stunning birds of an outstanding region. . . . With its unrivalled, truly authoritative coverage, Birds of the Horn of Africa is indispensable for birders and ornithologists alike."—C. Hilary Fry, University of Aberdeen

Praise for the first edition: This is one of the best field guides in the world. The writing is of a very high standard, and I am impressed by the overall quality of the plates and attention paid to local subspecies. Birds of the Horn of Africa is the premier field guide to the region."—Keith N. Barnes, editor of The Eskom Red Data Book of Birds of South Africa, Lesotho, and Swaziland

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691143453
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
07/06/2009
Series:
Princeton Field Guides Series
Pages:
488
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.20(d)

What People are saying about this

C. Hilary Fry
This eagerly awaited field guide is the first ever to cover the stunning birds of an outstanding region. . . . With its unrivalled, truly authoritative coverage, Birds of the Horn of Africa is indispensable for birders and ornithologists alike.
C. Hilary Fry, University of Aberdeen
Barnes
This is one of the best field guides in the world. The writing is of a very high standard, and I am impressed by the overall quality of the plates and attention paid to local subspecies. Birds of the Horn of Africa is the premier field guide to the region.
Keith N. Barnes, editor of "The Eskom Red Data Book of Birds of South Africa, Lesotho, and Swaziland"
Urban
Birds of the Horn of Africa is a welcome addition to the literature on the birds of Africa. . . . [I]t is an outstanding work.
Emil K. Urban, Augusta State University

Meet the Author

Nigel Redman is a publisher and bird tour leader who has visited Africa many times. Terry Stevenson and John Fanshawe are the authors of Birds of East Africa (Princeton) and have many years of experience leading bird tours and conducting conservation work in Africa.

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