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Birds of Southern Africa

Unread postby wildtuinman » Tue Sep 02, 2008 1:36 pm

A brand new photographic guide compiled by Ulrich Oberprieler and Burger Cillië.

Go have a look at it at your nearest book shop. :wink:
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Re: Birds of Southern Africa

Unread postby JenB » Tue Sep 02, 2008 3:07 pm

Is this the book, Wtm?
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Re: Birds of Southern Africa

Unread postby Batmad » Tue Sep 02, 2008 6:02 pm

:lol: :lol:

Does this bird guide have all of SA's birds in it?
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Re: Birds of Southern Africa

Unread postby JenB » Tue Sep 02, 2008 6:13 pm

Batmad wrote::lol: :lol:

Does this bird guide have all of SA's birds in it?

Yip Batmad, looks like it. :wink:
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Re: Birds of Southern Africa

Unread postby wildtuinman » Fri Sep 05, 2008 7:10 am

Batmad, I paged thru the book quickly on sunday night and it looks like it contains all the species for Southern Africa. :wink:
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Re: Birds of Southern Africa

Unread postby Johann » Thu Sep 25, 2008 3:24 pm

wildtuinman wrote:Batmad, I paged thru the book quickly on sunday night and it looks like it contains all the species for Southern Africa. :wink:


The book covers 809 species and excludes all the rare vagrants and pelagic birds. So I would say that makes it quite good for the beginner and medium-experienced birder. If you are more seasoned birder and are out there looking for the birds not in this book you'll have another guide or two in any case. :wink:
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