By Morten Strange
Periplus is proud to give the first actual complete photographic consultant to the birds of mainland Southeast Asia, the Philippines and Borneo. integrated are the birds of Peninsular Malaysia, Thailand and Indochina, in addition to these present in South China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
This booklet covers 668 species and comprises greater than seven hundred colour images. there's a distribution map for every species.
Many of the pictures during this superb quantity seem for the 1st time and feature been conscientiously chosen to teach crucial species. The concise textual content offers very important info that may make certain actual identity of species in a single of the main diversified avifauna areas. crucial analyzing for all chicken lovers.
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A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Southeast Asia: Including the Philippines and Borneo by Morten Strange