Birds of Southern Africa: Fourth Edition (Princeton Field Guides)

Valutazione media 4,41
( su 46 valutazioni fornite da Goodreads )
 
9780691152257: Birds of Southern Africa: Fourth Edition (Princeton Field Guides)

Birds of Southern Africa continues to be the best and most authoritative guide to the bird species of this remarkable region. This fully revised edition covers all birds found in South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, and southern Mozambique. The 213 dazzling color plates depict more than 950 species and are accompanied by more than 950 color maps and detailed facing text.

This edition includes new identification information on behavior and habitat, updated taxonomy, additional artwork, improved raptor and wader plates with flight images for each species, up-to-date distribution maps reflecting resident and migrant species, and calendar bars indicating occurrence throughout the year and breeding months.

  • Fully updated and revised
  • 213 color plates featuring more than 950 species
  • 950+ color maps and over 380 new improved illustrations
  • Up-to-date distribution maps show the relative abundance of a species in the region and indicate resident or migrant status
  • New identification information on behavior and habitat
  • Taxonomy includes relevant species lumps and splits
  • Raptor and wader plates with flight images for each species
  • Calendar bars indicate occurrence throughout the year and breeding months.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

About the Author:

Ian Sinclair has traveled widely to view the world's birds and is the author of many books on bird identification. Phil Hockey is director of the University of Cape Town's Percy FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology. Warwick Tarboton is a well-known bird expert, writer, and photographer, and the author of several books. Peter Ryan is associate professor at the Percy FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology, University of Cape Town, and president of BirdLife South Africa. He has also authored several books.

Review:

"The relatively small size of the book coupled with the beautiful and accurate plates make this field guide an ideal companion for any level of bird watching in southern Africa."--Nate Fronk, Words about Birds

"Throughout this fourth edition there are many additions and updates, including additional artwork. Each of the authors is a well-known ornithologist and writer, while the two artists are clearly talented and experienced with the birdlife. A great book has been made even better for this fourth edition of Birds of Southern Africa."--Charles Leck, American Reference Books Annual

"Any natural history enthusiast or birder traveling to the region will want this field guide, and many an armchair traveler will appreciate it as well."--Dan R. Kunkle, Wildlife Activist

"Birders can quickly become overwhelmed at the scope of avifauna in southern Africa, but Birds of Southern Africa: Fourth Edition is an easy-to-use and convenient field guide for the region. With multiple colorful illustrations for many species, seasonality bars and useful text details, this field guide is the ideal choice for birders traveling from South Africa to southern Mozambique to Namibia and all bird-rich points in between."--Melissa Mayntz, About.com Birding/Wild Birds

Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

1.

Ian Sinclair, Phil Hockey, Warwick Tarboton
Editore: Princeton University Press, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 069115225X ISBN 13: 9780691152257
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, United States, 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Fourth. Language: English . Brand New Book. Birds of Southern Africa continues to be the best and most authoritative guide to the bird species of this remarkable region. This fully revised edition covers all birds found in South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, and southern Mozambique. The 213 dazzling color plates depict more than 950 species and are accompanied by more than 950 color maps and detailed facing text.This edition includes new identification information on behavior and habitat, updated taxonomy, additional artwork, improved raptor and wader plates with flight images for each species, up-to-date distribution maps reflecting resident and migrant species, and calendar bars indicating occurrence throughout the year and breeding months.Fully updated and revised 213 color plates featuring more than 950 species 950+ color maps and over 380 new improved illustrations Up-to-date distribution maps show the relative abundance of a species in the region and indicate resident or migrant status New identification information on behavior and habitat Taxonomy includes relevant species lumps and splits Raptor and wader plates with flight images for each species Calendar bars indicate occurrence throughout the year and breeding months. Codice libro della libreria AAS9780691152257

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 25,84
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

2.

Ian Sinclair, Phil Hockey, Warwick Tarboton
Editore: Princeton University Press, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 069115225X ISBN 13: 9780691152257
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository US
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, United States, 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Fourth. Language: English . Brand New Book. Birds of Southern Africa continues to be the best and most authoritative guide to the bird species of this remarkable region. This fully revised edition covers all birds found in South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, and southern Mozambique. The 213 dazzling color plates depict more than 950 species and are accompanied by more than 950 color maps and detailed facing text.This edition includes new identification information on behavior and habitat, updated taxonomy, additional artwork, improved raptor and wader plates with flight images for each species, up-to-date distribution maps reflecting resident and migrant species, and calendar bars indicating occurrence throughout the year and breeding months.Fully updated and revised 213 color plates featuring more than 950 species 950+ color maps and over 380 new improved illustrations Up-to-date distribution maps show the relative abundance of a species in the region and indicate resident or migrant status New identification information on behavior and habitat Taxonomy includes relevant species lumps and splits Raptor and wader plates with flight images for each species Calendar bars indicate occurrence throughout the year and breeding months. Codice libro della libreria AAS9780691152257

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 25,98
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

3.

Ian Sinclair, Phil Hockey, Warwick Tarboton
Editore: Princeton University Press, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 069115225X ISBN 13: 9780691152257
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 10
Da
Book Depository hard to find
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, United States, 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 4th Revised edition. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. Birds of Southern Africa continues to be the best and most authoritative guide to the bird species of this remarkable region. This fully revised edition covers all birds found in South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, and southern Mozambique. The 213 dazzling color plates depict more than 950 species and are accompanied by more than 950 color maps and detailed facing text. This edition includes new identification information on behavior and habitat, updated taxonomy, additional artwork, improved raptor and wader plates with flight images for each species, up-to-date distribution maps reflecting resident and migrant species, and calendar bars indicating occurrence throughout the year and breeding months.* Fully updated and revised *213 color plates featuring more than 950 species *950+ color maps and over 380 new improved illustrations * Up-to-date distribution maps show the relative abundance of a species in the region and indicate resident or migrant status * New identification information on behavior and habitat * Taxonomy includes relevant species lumps and splits * Raptor and wader plates with flight images for each species * Calendar bars indicate occurrence throughout the year and breeding months. Codice libro della libreria BTE9780691152257

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 27,13
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

4.

Ian Sinclair, Phil Hockey, Warwick Tarboton, Peter Ryan
Editore: Princeton University Press 2011-11-13, Princeton (2011)
ISBN 10: 069115225X ISBN 13: 9780691152257
Nuovi paperback Quantità: 5
Da
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Princeton University Press 2011-11-13, Princeton, 2011. paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria 9780691152257

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 25,70
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 4,46
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

5.

Sinclair, Ian
ISBN 10: 069115225X ISBN 13: 9780691152257
Nuovi Quantità: 3
Da
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro 2011. PAP. Condizione libro: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria KS-9780691152257

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 19,24
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 12,86
Da: U.S.A. a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

6.

Ian Sinclair, Phil Hockey, Warwick Tarboton, Peter Ryan
Editore: Princeton University Press
ISBN 10: 069115225X ISBN 13: 9780691152257
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: > 20
Da
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Princeton University Press. Paperback. Condizione libro: new. BRAND NEW, Birds of Southern Africa (4th Revised edition), Ian Sinclair, Phil Hockey, Warwick Tarboton, Peter Ryan, Birds of Southern Africa continues to be the best and most authoritative guide to the bird species of this remarkable region. This fully revised edition covers all birds found in South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, and southern Mozambique. The 213 dazzling color plates depict more than 950 species and are accompanied by more than 950 color maps and detailed facing text. This edition includes new identification information on behavior and habitat, updated taxonomy, additional artwork, improved raptor and wader plates with flight images for each species, up-to-date distribution maps reflecting resident and migrant species, and calendar bars indicating occurrence throughout the year and breeding months. * Fully updated and revised *213 color plates featuring more than 950 species *950+ color maps and over 380 new improved illustrations * Up-to-date distribution maps show the relative abundance of a species in the region and indicate resident or migrant status * New identification information on behavior and habitat * Taxonomy includes relevant species lumps and splits * Raptor and wader plates with flight images for each species * Calendar bars indicate occurrence throughout the year and breeding months. Codice libro della libreria B9780691152257

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 26,55
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 6,63
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

7.

Ian Sinclair; Phil Hockey; Warwick Tarboton; Peter Ryan
Editore: Princeton University Press (2011)
ISBN 10: 069115225X ISBN 13: 9780691152257
Nuovi Brossura Quantità: 1
Da
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, 2011. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria TH9780691152257

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 27,39
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 6,99
Da: Germania a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

8.

Sinclair, Ian; Hockey, Phil; Tarboton, Warwick; Ryan, Peter
Editore: Princeton University Press (2011)
ISBN 10: 069115225X ISBN 13: 9780691152257
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 3
Da
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Princeton University Press, 2011. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria INGM9780691152257

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 26,42
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 12,00
Da: U.S.A. a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

9.

Ian Sinclair; Phil Hockey; Warwick Tarboton; Peter Ryan
ISBN 10: 069115225X ISBN 13: 9780691152257
Nuovi Quantità: 2
Da
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Codice libro della libreria 97806911522570000000

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 38,80
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: U.S.A. a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

10.

Ian Sinclair
Editore: Princeton University Press
ISBN 10: 069115225X ISBN 13: 9780691152257
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 17
Da
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Princeton University Press. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Paperback. 448 pages. Dimensions: 8.3in. x 5.8in. x 1.5in.Birds of Southern Africa continues to be the best and most authoritative guide to the bird species of this remarkable region. This fully revised edition covers all birds found in South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, and southern Mozambique. The 213 dazzling color plates depict more than 950 species and are accompanied by more than 950 color maps and detailed facing text. This edition includes new identification information on behavior and habitat, updated taxonomy, additional artwork, improved raptor and wader plates with flight images for each species, up-to-date distribution maps reflecting resident and migrant species, and calendar bars indicating occurrence throughout the year and breeding months. Fully updated and revised 213 color plates featuring more than 950 species 950 color maps and over 380 new improved illustrations Up-to-date distribution maps show the relative abundance of a species in the region and indicate resident or migrant status New identification information on behavior and habitat Taxonomy includes relevant species lumps and splits Raptor and wader plates with flight images for each species Calendar bars indicate occurrence throughout the year and breeding months. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Codice libro della libreria 9780691152257

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 28,45
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 11,10
Da: U.S.A. a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Vedi altre copie di questo libro

Vedi tutti i risultati per questo libro