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Ornithology - Africa & the Middle East

  • Common Birds in Oman: An Identification Guide
    Common Birds in Oman: An Identification… by Hanne Eriksen, Jens Eriksen

    A photographic guide to help you identify 250 species of common and not so common birds found in Oman. Species have been grouped together by habitat to make identification easier.

    Paperback £29.99 Buy Now
  • Bird Song of the Gambia & Senegal: An Aid to Identification
    Bird Song of the Gambia & Senegal: An… by Clive Barlow et al.

    3 CDs represents 265 species of those described in 'A Field Guide to Birds of the Gambia and Senegal'.

    CD £24.99 Buy Now
  • Uganda: A Report on the Birds Seen During a Trip from 17 - 31 July 2002
    Uganda: A Report on the Birds Seen… by Jan Vermeulen

    Based on a 2 week trip, to observe the enigmatic and endangered Shoebill and to see as many birds as possible. Includes map of Uganda, itinerary, daily log and systemic list of birds and mammals.

    Paperback £11.50 Buy Now
  • A Guide to the Birding Hot-Spots of Southern Israel
    A Guide to the Birding Hot-Spots of… by Hadoram Shirihai et al.

    Covers 13 sites in southern Israel. Information on habitat and climate, timing your visit, tours and the great migration.

    Paperback £12.99 Buy Now
  • Important Bird Areas in Africa and Associated Islands: Priority Sites for Conservation
    Important Bird Areas in Africa and… -

    This comprehensive volume provides individual overviews for 58 countries summarising their ornithological importance, ecological background, the political context for conservation and site conservation issues. The data and information has been gathered by people working at grassroots level all over Africa and provide detailed site characteristics, protection status, bird species for which the site is significant and threats and specific conservation issues concerning the site.

    Hardback £55.00 Buy Now
  • Birds of Southern Africa
    Birds of Southern Africa by Nigel Dennis

    A colourful tribute to the rich and varied bird life of Southern Africa. A portfolio of images from the giant eagle owl to the diminutive scarlet-chested sunbird, the soaring fish eagle to the flightless ostrich. 2nd edition.

    Hardback £15.50 Buy Now
  • Important Bird Areas in Uganda
    Important Bird Areas in Uganda by Achilles Byaruhanga et al.

    Detailed information on 30 sites in Uganda that have been identified as IBA's. Ten sites are National Parks, seven are Forest Reserves, three are Wildlife Reserves whilst the rest have no protection status.

    Paperback £16.00 Buy Now
  • Finding Birds in Egypt25% OFF
    Finding Birds in Egypt by Dave Gosney

    Covers many sites over the whole country including Sinai.

    Paperback £4.50 RRP: £6.00Buy Now
  • Finding Birds in Israel
    Finding Birds in Israel by Dave Gosney

    Covers 8 essential birding sites with hand drawn maps and bird information.

    Paperback £6.00 Buy Now
  • Finding Birds in the Canary Islands
    Finding Birds in the Canary Islands by Dave Gosney

    Covers all the islands including El Hierro, La Palma & La Gomera with directions on how to find the endemics.

    Paperback £6.00 Buy Now
  • Birds of Southern Africa (Complete Photographic Field Guide)
    Birds of Southern Africa (Complete… by Ian Sinclair, Peter Ryan

    Colour photographs show a wide selection of age and sex plumage variations, perched and in flight birds and colour morphs where relevant. Accompanying text focuses in identification, call, status, breeding detail and diet. Also included for each species are a distribution map and a calendar bar indicating occurence and breeding months.

    Paperback £24.99 Buy Now
  • Birds of Madinat Yanbu Al-Sinaiyah and its Hinterland
    Birds of Madinat Yanbu Al-Sinaiyah and… by Peter J Baldwin, Brian S Meadows

    An account of the birds which have been recorded within a radius of approximately 75km of this Saudi Arabian industrial complex on the shores of the Red Sea between April 1979 and May 1987. There is an account of the different habitats migration discussion occurrence tables followed by the systematic list. The book is illustrated with colour photographs and drawings throughout.

    Hardback £15.00 Buy Now
  • Zimbabwe (04/09/92 - 25/09/92)
    Zimbabwe (04/09/92 - 25/09/92) by Finch

    A report on a birding trip to Zimbabwe Sept. 1992.

    Paperback £12.50 Buy Now
  • Gabon: A Birders Checklist of the Birds of Gabon, West Africa
    Gabon: A Birders Checklist of the Birds… by Dave Sargeant
    Paperback £5.50 Buy Now
  • Emirates Bird Report 18 199371% OFF
    Emirates Bird Report 18 1993 -

    Contains a review of 1993 full systematic list Khor Dubai waterfowl, counts spring migration of lesser kestrel, status of booted warblers, first breeding record of cream-coloured courser, black terns and golden plover in UAE, Blyth's pipits and Blyth's reed warblers in UAE.

    Paperback £2.00 RRP: £7.00Buy Now
  • Namibia & The Cape: A Report on the Birds Seen During a Trip in Southern Africa, 14th October - 12 November 1996
    Namibia & The Cape: A Report on the… by Jan Vermeulen

    Details of sites visited in the Southwester Cape, Namibia and Shakawe Fishing Camp in Botswana. Daily log and systematic list.

    Paperback £12.00 Buy Now
  • South Africa: A Birding Trip to the Transvaal and Natal (31st May - 13th June 1993)
    South Africa: A Birding Trip to the… by Jan Vermeulen

    A detailed privately produced report on a visit to various gameparks and reserves including Mkuzi, Umlalazi and Kruger. General information, references, itinerary, daily log, bird and mammal systematic lists.

    Paperback £9.50 Buy Now
  • Annotated Check-List of the Birds of East Africa: Proceedings of the Western Foundation of Vertebrate Zoology
    Annotated Check-List of the Birds of… by L Horne et al.

    Presents in taxonomic order the 1320 birds known and accepted for Uganda Kenya and Tanzania. There is a summary of the distribution with records of uncommon to rare species as well as information on habitat.

    Paperback £10.00 Buy Now
  • The Birds of Africa, Volume 1: Ostriches to Birds of Prey
    The Birds of Africa, Volume 1:… -

    This is the first of a set of eight volumes which, when complete, will cover the entire avifauna of Africa, one of the most varied and interesting in the world. While many regional guides to African birds exist, this will be the first comprehensive guide to the bird life of the continent as a whole, including North Africa. Each species is lavishly illustrated using field guide style in large format.

    DUE SEPTEMBER 2014

    Hardback £125.00 Buy Now
  • Les Oiseaux de Senegambie: Notices et Cartes de Distribution
    Les Oiseaux de Senegambie: Notices et… by Gerard J Morel

    History geology and geography, climate and vegetation. General appraisal of avifauna. Full systematic list with distribution maps for each species. Latin, French and English names. French text. Covers Senegambia and The Gambia. 177pp 1990

    Paperback £21.00 Buy Now
  • A Birders Guide to Zimbabwe70% OFF
    A Birders Guide to Zimbabwe by Dave Sargeant

    Complete checklist detailed site guides with lists & maps plus systematic list with daily records. A4 plastic bound. 38pp 5 maps 1992 Sargeant

    Paperback £2.99 RRP: £9.99Buy Now
  • Beautiful Birds of Kenya
    Beautiful Birds of Kenya by John Karmali

    Introductory text. Colour photos of the most eye-catching birds of the country grouped by habitat. 128pp. 1995

    Paperback £7.95 Buy Now
  • Madagascar (with Mauritius & Reunion) Winter 97/98
    Madagascar (with Mauritius & Reunion)… by Brian Gee

    Privately produced report with all the usual details including itinerary & systematic list. The section on Mauritius & Reunion takes the form of an appendix due to the short duration of the visit. Maps 67pp 1998

    Paperback £12.50 Buy Now
  • Zimbabwe & Botswana: An Ornithological Report (8 - 29 August 1997)
    Zimbabwe & Botswana: An Ornithological… by Jan Vermeulen

    A detailed private report with itinerary sites daily log systematic list of birds & mammals seen. 44pp 1997

    Paperback £10.00 Buy Now
  • UAE & Oman: An Autumn Birding Trip (19th - 25th October 1998)
    UAE & Oman: An Autumn Birding Trip… by Steve Holmes, Marion Barlow

    General travel hints & advice daily log & systematic list. 22pp 1998

    Paperback £6.50 Buy Now
  • Birds of Africa: From Seabirds to Seedeaters
    Birds of Africa: From Seabirds to… by Stuart

    Comprehensive account of the birds of Africa. The text covers all the avifaunal families that occur in Africa discusses the species that occur in each family and provides in depth representative examples of each family. Also includes discussions on the African avifaunal fossil record and the evolution conservation and habitat diversity of African birds. 200 colour photographs, 175pp. 1999

    Hardback £24.99 Buy Now
  • Ethiopia: A Birding Trip (8th - 26th October 1999)
    Ethiopia: A Birding Trip (8th - 26th… by Jan Vermeulen

    Contains general information itinerary sites daily log and systematic lists of birds and mammals 44pp 2000

    Paperback £9.00 Buy Now
  • Malawi & South Luangwa National Park in Zambia (Based on a birding trip from 11 July - 1 August 1999)
    Malawi & South Luangwa National Park in… by Jan Vermeulen

    Contains general information itinerary site details daily log & systematic lists of birds and mammals. 49pp. 2000

    Paperback £11.50 Buy Now
  • Bird Watching in Kenya (17 Feb. to 17 Mar. 1995)
    Bird Watching in Kenya (17 Feb. to 17… by Hunter, Mike

    Privately produced report with travel details & itinerary list of Kenyan rarities systematic checklist of birds & animals seen detailed site guide maps 89pp 1995

    Paperback £11.00 Buy Now
  • A Birding Trip to the Western Cape & Namibia (including Far-North Botswana): Nov '99 - Jan 200060% OFF
    A Birding Trip to the Western Cape &… by Brian Gee

    Privately produced report with general information itinerary site details and maps. Ring bound 69pp. 2000

    Paperback £4.99 RRP: £12.50Buy Now
  • A Guide to the Birding Hot-Spots of Northern Israel
    A Guide to the Birding Hot-Spots of… by Hadoram Shirihai et al.

    Covers 10 sites in Northern Israel. Information on Habitats and climate, when to visit and systematic checklist. 115pp, 2000

    Paperback £12.99 Buy Now
  • Madagascar: A Report on the Birds Seen During a Trip Between November 26th - December 15th 199547% OFF
    Madagascar: A Report on the Birds Seen… by Jan Vermeulen

    Details of 15 sites and information on 2 sites not visited. Daily log systematic lists of birds and mammals maps 33pp

    Paperback £4.99 RRP: £9.50Buy Now
  • The Lion and the Gazelle: The Mammals and Birds of Iran
    The Lion and the Gazelle: The Mammals… by P.N. Humphreys, E. Kahrom

    Iran is a natural crossroads over which animals plants and men have migrated since time immemorial. It is a country which exhibits two completely different climatic zones thereby allowing a wide diversity of species to flourish. Combining biology with history and mythology it is the first book to cover the major species of mammals and birds of this virtually unknown area. Colour and b/w photographs, maps, 224pp. 1995

    Hardback £31.50 Buy Now
  • Birds of Liberia
    Birds of Liberia by Wulf Gatter

    Birds of Liberia is the result of 15 years of research by the author and includes a complete checklist of the birds of the region. It contains distribution maps for 400 species as well as a wealth of other ornithological information. Fresh insights are given into the impact of forest destruction on the distribution of species. Please note this is a reprint of the 1998 edition with no new information. Illustration type: Colour photographs, Maps, 320pp. 2013

    Hardback £60.00 Buy Now
  • The Birds of the Cape of Verde Islands: BOU Check-list No.13
    The Birds of the Cape of Verde Islands:… by Hazevoet, C.J.

    Chapters on history, geology and geography, climate, vegetation and bird habitats, migration and conservation are followed by notes on Cape Verde breeding birds, the history of ornithological exploration and the full annotated systematic list. The Appendices list omitted species, taxa named from specimens collected on the Islands concepts and systematics, gazetteer and local names.

    Hardback £22.00 Buy Now
  • Oiseaux d'Algerie/Birds of Algeria
    Oiseaux d'Algerie/Birds of Algeria by Paul Isenmann, Aissa Moali

    The aim of this book is to present an annotated checklist of the 406 bird species that have been recorded at least once within the political borders of Algeria. Contains information on distribution and the phenology of all recorded species and, where appropriate, status of these species in neighbouring Morocco and Tunisia. French and English text.

    Paperback £33.95 Buy Now
  • Birds of Eastern and North Eastern Africa - Volume 2: African Handbook of Birds Series One
    Birds of Eastern and North Eastern… by C W Mackworth- Praed, C H B Grant

    A 1981 reprint of this classic guide to the birds eastern and north eastern Africa.  Very limited stock of this out of print book. Volume 1 is no longer available.

    Hardback £48.50 Buy Now
  • Sasol 300 Easy-to-see-Birds in Southern Africa
    Sasol 300 Easy-to-see-Birds in Southern… by Chevonne Reynolds, Nicholas Tye

    This practical, straight forward guide to some of the most commonly seen birds in southern Africa is aimed at beginner birders, or even juniors. Colourful, to-the-point and offering quick ID pointers, this book should find a ready market among southern African birders and outdoor enthusiasts.

    Paperback £9.99 Buy Now
  • Birds of Botswana
    Birds of Botswana by Peter Hancock, Ingrid Weiersbye

    Covering all 597 species recorded to date, Birds of Botswana features more than 1,200 superb colour illustrations, detailed species accounts, seasonality and breeding bars, and a colour distribution map for each species. Drawing on the latest regional and national data, the book highlights the best birding areas in Botswana, provides helpful tips on where and when to see key species, and depicts special races and morphs specific to Botswana. This is the first birding guide written by a Botswana-based ornithologist and the only one dedicated specifically to Botswana.

    Paperback £24.95 Buy Now
  • The Birds of Madagascar (Helm Field Guides)
    The Birds of Madagascar (Helm Field… by Roger Safford et al.

    This new field guide in the Helm Field Guides series covers the whole of the Malagasy region, which comprises the unique island of Madagascar and the various islands and archipelagos of the Indian Ocean including the Seychelles, Comoros and Mascarenes (Mauritius, Réunion and Rodrigues). Every resident and migrant species is covered in full detail with a colour distibution map for each species. Vagrants are also treated in detail, but without maps.

    Paperback £30.00 Buy Now
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