Shell guide to Ethiopian birds
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Shell guide to Ethiopian birds

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Published by Ethiopian Tourist Organization in [Addis Ababa .
Written in English



  • Ethiopia.


  • Birds -- Ethiopia.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Emil K. Urban. Illus. by Jill Poole.
LC ClassificationsQL692 .U7
The Physical Object
Pagination46 p.
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5664043M
LC Control Number68114181

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  An introductory chapter and a complete list of all known localities for every species make this an invaluable reference guide for both amateur and professional bird-watchers in Ethiopia and Eritrea. In the field or in the library the full colour photographs of this volume will both spark interest and answer questions about some of the most beautiful birds in the world/5(5). Birding Ethiopia. A guide to the country's birding sites (Descubrir la Naturaleza) 1st Edition by Ken Behrens (Author), Keith Barnes (Author), Christian Boix (Author), & out of 5 stars 3 ratings. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important? ISBN /5(3). Shell Guide to East African Birds Pamphlet – January 1, by Rena M. Fennessy (Illustrator), Peter Scott (Introduction) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Staple Bound "Please retry" — — $ Pamphlet, January 1, — —Manufacturer: Kenya Shell Limited. This book reviews the status and distribution of the 30 birds endemic to Ethiopia and Eritrea, providing a text with a brief description and information on habitat, distribution, habits, breeding.

  Bird books about Ethiopia have been a bit like buses recently - we have waited years for something and suddenly several come along all at once. Following hot on the heels of the superb Field Guide to the Birds of the Horn of Africa (see review in Bull. ABC –), and the equally excellent Birds of Ethiopia and Eritrea: An Atlas of Distribution (reviewed in Bull. if you wish to reproduce material for use in articles and books for example and / or for your own monetary gain, you should seek permission in advance from the African Bird Club at the e-mail address below. The records contained in the checklist are based on country lists in Dowsett, R.J. & Forbes-Watson, A.D. () Checklist of.   While the illustrations in the original Field Guide to the Birds of East Africa were a bit too bright, the colours in this book are much more life-like. In line with the best field guides this has text on the left and labelled illustrations on the right. The text describes plumage characteristics, habitat, habits and Reviews: This is the first field guide to the birds of this fascinating region, and a companion to Birds of East Africa by two of the same authors. Over magnificent plates by John Gale and Brian Small illustrate every species that has ever occurred in the five countries covered by the guide (Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, Socotra), and the succinct text covers the key identification criteria.

Shell Guide to the Wildlife of Ethiopia by Blower, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Field Guide to Ethiopian Orchids By Sebsebe Demissew, Phillip Cribb & Finn Rasmussen – () pages; matt art paper, with colour photographs, 19 monochrome illustrated plates, 4 main maps & 2 tables. Soft Cover: m x cm. ISBN: 1 4 . Shell Easy Bird Guide Rob Hume. out of 5 stars 7. Paperback. 25 offers from £ RSPB Handbook of British Birds Tim Cleeves. out of 5 stars Paperback. £ RSPB Pocket Guide to British Birds: Second edition Simon Harrap. out of 5 stars 2, s: 6.   Published simultaneously by Helm, John Ash & John Atkins’s Birds of Ethiopia & Eritrea is a more specialised hardcover work, a bird atlas that maps the known distribution of a full species across grids, and provides more detailed background information than the field guide when it comes to individual species and to Ethiopian ornithology.