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Unread postPosted: Sat Jul 19, 2008 4:43 pm 
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i know their is a book by johan maries but are there any more?

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From the list of recommended books:

Field Guide To Snakes And Other Reptiles Of Southern Africa
Author(s): Bill Branch
Publisher: Struik
ISBN: 1868720403
Publication Date: 1998

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Those are the two top books currently available, and both are worth getting.

Marais also wrote a recent snake i.d. book. Not sure what the name is, maybe someone can add?


The one you referred to is:

A complete guide to the snakes of Southern Africa
Johan Marais
Struik
ISBN 1 8 6872 932 X
2004

Ook beskikbaar in Afrikaans.

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