Monthly Archives: September 2017

New book, POCKET GUIDE BIRDS OF NAMIBIA

Penguin Random House have just released the new POCKET GUIDE BIRDS OF NAMIBIA through their South African nature division, Struik Nature.

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This beautiful book is authored by IAN SINCLAIR & JORIS KOMEN

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This compact, easy-to-use guide features more than 350 of the most conspicuous and commonly seen birds in Namibia.

It offers:

  • Concise identification text
  • Full-colour photographs of all species covered
  • Up-to-date distribution maps
  • An informative introduction featuring the ‘specials’ of the key birding destinations in Namibia.

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An ideal introduction and travelling companion for birders in or visiting the region.

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Ian Sinclair is recognised as one of Africa’s foremost field birders and has led many expeditions to find and research birds. He is the most published author on the birds of Africa and its adjacent islands, having written over 20 bird books.

Joris Komen, a former curator of birds at the National Museum of Namibia, has undertaken extensive research on the diverse species of the southwestern arid zone of Africa. He travels widely in search of Africa’s endemic birds, as well as working on rural access to renewable energy and the Internet.

ISBN: 9781775845225 | RRP: R160.00