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  • Birds of East Africa by Terry Stevenson
    Birds of East Africa (English, Paperback) Terry Stevenson, John Fanshawe

    This is the first comprehensive field guide dealing with the birds of this spectacular region. It is richly illustrated, and describes identification, status, range, habits and voice for all resident, migrant and vagrant species. It is indispensable for the visiting birder, and a vital tool for anyone interested in the avifauna of this region.

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  • Birds of Senegal and The Gambia by Nik Borrow
    Birds of Senegal and The Gambia (English, Paperback) Nik Borrow, Ron Demey

    This field guide covers The Gambia, a country which is very popular with a large number of birders and tourists, and the whole of neighbouring Senegal. This fascinating region shelters many Western Palearctic migrants from September to April, as well as a significant list of resident West African birds.

    $43.37 $49.95
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  • Antpittas and Gnateaters by Harold Greeney
    Antpittas and Gnateaters (English, Hardback) Harold Greeney, David Beadle

    This authoritative handbook, part of the Helm Identification Guide series, looks in detail at the beautiful antpittas--it is the ultimate reference to these sought-after birds.

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  • Far from Land by Michael Brooke
    Far from Land (English, Hardback) Michael Brooke, Bruce Pearson

    The lives and activities of seabirds as you've never seen them before...

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  • The Book of Eggs by Mark E. Hauber
    The Book of Eggs (Hardback) Mark E. Hauber, John Bates

    Featuring photography from Chicagos renowned Field Museum, this book explores 600 examples at actual size, alongside pattern details, clutch images, breeding range maps, and engravings of all the birds.

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  • Behaviour of the Domestic Cat by John Bradshaw
    Behaviour of the Domestic Cat (English, Paperback) John Bradshaw, Rachel Casey

    This book presents an engaging overview of the behaviour of the domestic cat, adopting both a mechanistic and functional approach. Fully updated throughout, this new edition also includes two new chapters on behavioural disorders due to pathologies and from misdirected natural behaviour.

    $44.75 $70.00
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  • Field Guide to the Amphibians and Reptiles of Britain and Europe by Jeroen Speybroeck
    Field Guide to the Amphibians and Reptiles of Britain and Europe (English, Paperback) Jeroen Speybroeck, Wouter Beukema

    The definitive and up-to-date field guide to all the reptiles and amphibians of Europe, and the first new illustrated book on the subject for almost 40 years.

    $34.27
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  • British Bat Calls by Jon Russ
    British Bat Calls (English, Paperback) Jon Russ

    Includes the properties of sound, how bats use sound, bat detectors and recording devices, call analysis. For each species in the British Isles, information is given on distribution, emergence times, flight and foraging behaviour, habitat, echolocation calls and social calls.

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  • Reef Fish Identification by Paul Humann
    Reef Fish Identification (English, Paperback) Paul Humann, Ned DeLoach

    The book features more than 200 additional species, hundreds of improved photos, scientific name changes and range extensions. The popular field guide contains the most current and comprehensive information available for divers, naturalists and aquarists chronicling marine fishes ranging from Thailand to Tahiti. The new edition includes 2,000 species with 2,500 photographs of fishes in their natural habitat. The user-friendly guide groups species in 20 color-coded identification groups based on similar physical or behavioral characteristics. Multiple photographs for many species show variations in color and markings, life cycle phases and gender. Accompanying species accounts include common and scientific names, family, size, visual descriptions, geographical ranges and distinctive characteristics, making the visual identification of a particular species easier than ever before.

    $39.32 $48.00
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  • RSPB Seabirds by Marianne Taylor
    RSPB Seabirds (English, Hardback) Marianne Taylor, David Tipling

    A lavish celebration of seabirds with outstanding depth of coverage and stunning photography, illustrating all aspects of seabird life and behavior.

    $31.70 $42.00
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  • Birds of the West Indies by Herbert A. Raffaele
    Birds of the West Indies (Paperback) Herbert A. Raffaele, Tracey Pederson

    This field guide covers all species occurring in the West Indies with concise text on facing pages covering all aspects of field identification. Aimed at experienced birders and interested laypersons alike, it is a lightweight and easy-to-use field guide to the spectacular West Indian avifauna.

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  • Birds of Kenya and Northern Tanzania by Dale A. Zimmerman
    Birds of Kenya and Northern Tanzania (Paperback) Dale A. Zimmerman, David J. Pearson

    Covers the 1089 bird species from Kenya and Northern Tanzania, including vagrants. All the species are illustrated with full details of the plumages and major races likely to be encountered. Concise text describes identification, status, range, habits and voice with range maps for nearly every species.

    $42.74 $47.45
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  • An African Love Story by Dame Daphne Sheldrick
    An African Love Story (Paperback) Dame Daphne Sheldrick

    Tells the story from Africa's greatest living conservationist. This book covers a typical day for the author that involves rescuing baby elephants from poachers; finding homes for orphan elephants, all the while campaigning the ever-present threat of poaching for the ivory trade.

    $12.93 $20.25
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  • Birds of Japan by Mark Brazil
    Birds of Japan (English, Paperback) Mark Brazil

    A brand new, comprehensive and fully illustrated field guide to the birds of Japan, covering all 738 species and subspecies with superb color plates.

    $35.51 $40.00
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  • Eye of the Shoal by Helen Scales
    Eye of the Shoal (Paperback) Helen Scales

    'Scales's genuine appreciation and awe for fish are contagious.' Science...

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  • Dawn Chorus by British Library
    Dawn Chorus (English, CD-Audio) British Library

    Presents an hour-long recording that captures the magical awakening of bird-life at daybreak in the British countryside. This CD offers a selection of British woodland recordings taken from the collection of the wildlife section of the British Library sound archive.

    $10.41 $15.00
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  • Birds in the Ancient World by Jeremy Mynott
    Birds in the Ancient World (English, Hardback) Jeremy Mynott

    Birds played an important role in the ancient world: as indicators of time, weather, and seasons; as a resource for hunting, medicine, and farming; as pets and entertainment; as omens and messengers of the gods. Jeremy Mynott explores the similarities and surprising differences between ancient perceptions of the natural world and our own.

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  • Birds of Costa Rica by Susan C. L. Fogden
    Birds of Costa Rica (English, Paperback) Susan C. L. Fogden, Michael Fogden

    A neat series of truly portable guides designed for the nature-loving traveler.

    $14.77 $16.00
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  • Birds of Peru by Clive Byers
    Birds of Peru (English, Paperback) Clive Byers

    A country of huge scenic diversity, Peru is a birdwatcher's paradise and a popular tourist destination. It is home to about 1,800 different types of birds, from the mighty Andean Condor to a dazzling variety of jewel-like hummingbirds. Many birds can be seen in the capital city of Lima, with Vermilion Flycatchers in the parks and gardens, Canary-winged Parakeets in the streets, and Inca Terns and...

    $14.35 $16.00
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  • Field Guide to Mammals of Australia by Peter Menkhorst
    Field Guide to Mammals of Australia (English, Paperback) Peter Menkhorst

    This fully revised and updated edition of A Field Guide to the Mammals of Australia is the only comprehensive guide to identifying all 382 species of mammals known in Australia.

    $35.82 $39.95
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