The Birds of Africa
Picathartes to Oxpeckers Volume VI
Normal Price: $375.00
Your Price: $337.50 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $37.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $16.88 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Birds of Africa by C. Hilary Fry
Book DescriptionThis, the 6th volume in a set of seven, follows the standard taxonomic sequence and deals with songbirds from the babblers to the starlings. A new introduction brings the reader up to date with recent developments in the series and includes an essay on aspects of biogeography illustrated through African birds. Overviews of the families are followed by genus summaries (with associated superspecies maps, where appropriate) and the species accounts themselves, organised under standard headings: range and status, description, field characters, voice, general habits, food, breeding habits, and key references. Each species has a distribution map and many are illustrated with line drawings showing nests and behaviour.
Buy Birds of Africa book by C. Hilary Fry from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780121373061
(306mm x 234mm x 63mm)
Imprint: Academic Press Inc
Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
Publish Date: 31-Jul-2002
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author C. Hilary Fry
Birds of Africa, Hardback (July 2002)
Covers various birds found in Africa, from gamebirds to pigeons. Resident birds are treated in detail, with sections on their range and status, description, field characters, voice, general behaviour, food and breeding biology. Visitors are also given coverage, with emphasis on their status and behaviour within Africa.
Kingfishers, Bee-eaters and Rollers, Hardback (June 1992)» View all books by C. Hilary Fry
A review of the world's 123 species of kingfishers, bee-eaters and rollers. The colour plates show every species, all main subspecies, and most sex and age variations. The text and plates emphasize behaviour, field characters and identification.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Birds of Africa book by C. Hilary Fry and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.