South African Trade Publisher of the Year 2016, 2017 & 2019

Search for your favourite author or book

Newman's Birds of Southern Africa - (PVC) Commemorative Edition

ISBN 
9781770078789
Format 
Paperback
Recommended Price 
R390.00
Published 
November 2015
About the book: 

This edition of Newman's birds of Southern Africa at once updates a classic and pays tribute to one of the region's birding authors, the late Kenneth Newman. With the support of Faansie Peacock, the author's daughter, Vanessa Newman, has thoroughly revised, updated and expanded this new edition to reflect the latest research, both in terms of text and illustrations. 

Covering all the birds recorded from the Antarctic to the Zambezi River, its range includes the birds from the southern seas as well as those of South Africa, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, Lesotho and Mozambique. The format of Newman's birds has been preserved and subtly modernized. 

Colour coding of major bird groups and the characteristically bold cross-referencing between text and images have been retained. As always, large, accurate paintings of each species reflect the bird as it is seen in the field, and are now labeled with diagnostic features, in line with top guides round the world. 

A revised introductory section takes readers step-by-step through how to use this latest edition of Newman's Birds of Southern Africa in the field.

Other titles by this author 

Others also viewed

The spellbinding new Robert Langdon novel from the author of The Da Vinci Code . Robert...
Eskom, the giant power utility that drives the economy, holds the key to inclusive growth and...
An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir from the First Lady of the United States  ...
A beautifully illustrated and visionary New York Times bestseller that distils decades of...