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 Post subject: Birds: The Inside Story by Rael and Helene Loon
Unread postPosted: Mon May 30, 2011 9:35 pm 
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ISBN 978 1 77007 151 3

Bought this book on our recent trip to Kruger and it is excellent and very informative.

Rael has a dgree in Environmental Management and Helene is an ornithologist.

The book explains in detail the mechanism of flight, the breeding game in birds, nests and nesting, eggs - why the difference in shape,size and colour and much more.

This is a wonderful reference book explaining bird behaviour and biology.

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 Post subject: Re: Birds: The Inside Story by Rael and Helene Loon
Unread postPosted: Thu Jun 02, 2011 11:28 am 
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I really enjoyed this book and can't recommend it enough.
Out of interest Rael's father founded and still owns Sabi Sabi, so I'm sure he spent a lot of time there growing up.

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