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A Photographic Guide to Mammals of Southern, Central and East Africa

ISBN 
9781775841364
Format 
Paperback
Recommended Price 
R200.00
Published 
May 2014
About the book: 
More than 1 000 mammal species occur in Africa south of the Sahara Desert. These creatures vary in size from the massive elephant to the tiniest bats, shrews and mice. A Photographic Guide to Mammals of Southern, Central and East Africa  was compiled with a view to
easing identification of many of the larger and more conspicuous mammals in the region, as well as some of the smaller and more unusual ones. 
 
This compact, easy-to-use guide features:
  • 152 of the region's mammal species
  • key identification features showing how to differentiate between similar species
  • distribution maps and a list of major parks and reserves indicating where species are likely to be seen
  •  quick reference key on inside cover 
  •  thumbnail silhouettes of each family group for  quick identification
This new revised edition is an ideal pocket-sized travelling companion for nature lovers and visitors to nature reserves and wildlife areas.
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About the Author
Chris & Mathilde Stuart have published a range of authoritative, best-selling field guides and other titles on African mammals, wildlife and conservation, as well as numerous scientific papers and popular articles.
 
Mathilde holds a doctorate in medicine from the University of Innsbruck; Chris holds an MSc from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

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