Catalogue


Birds of the Masai Mara [electronic resource] /
Adam Scott Kennedy.
imprint
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2012.
description
176 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 21 cm.
ISBN
0691155941 (pbk.), 9780691155944 (pbk.)
format(s)
Book
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series title
series title
imprint
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2012.
isbn
0691155941 (pbk.)
9780691155944 (pbk.)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
catalogue key
9870716
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 166) and indexes.
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Review Quotes
If you are visiting the Masai Mara, this book will serve you well.
"If you are visiting the Masai Mara, this book will serve you well."-- Devorah Bennu, GrrlScentist
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Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
A photographic guide featuring more than 200 bird species likely to be encountered by visitors to Kenya's Masai Mara National Reserve, with background information on the park's habitats.
Main Description
Birds of the Masai Mara is a remarkably beautiful photographic guide featuring the bird species likely to be encountered by visitors to the popular Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. With an eye-catching layout, easy-to-use format, and no-jargon approach, the book contains more than 300 stunning photographs covering over 200 species of birds and is accessible and informative, rather than purely identification-based. A handy, brief introduction provides visitors with background on the habitats of the national park, and the guide's habitat-based approach makes it simple to identify any bird species according to where it is found. Based on the firsthand experiences of the author, Birds of the Masai Mara is an ideal companion to all those visiting the national reserve and to bird aficionados interested in learning more about the region. The only photographic guide to focus solely on the bird species of the Masai Mara National Reserve More than 300 remarkable photographs covering over 200 species Accessible text explores bird species behavior and species etymology A brief and handy introduction examines the habitats of the Masai Mara Easy-to-use habitat-based layout makes exciting birdwatching easy

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