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  • THAILAND AND MALAYSIA DECEMBER 1988 - AUGUST 1989
    THAILAND AND MALAYSIA DECEMBER 1988 -… by A Lewis et al.

    A privately produced report on the birds & mammals seen covering the sites the birds ID hints travel and accommodation details. Annotated checklist of birds seen mammal list plus full systematic bird list. Maps 82pp. 1989

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  • INDIA AND NEPAL DEC 1989 - JUNE 1990
    INDIA AND NEPAL DEC 1989 - JUNE 1990 by S Buckton, A J Morris

    A very comprehensive report of an extended trip to northern India and Nepal taking in, amongst others, Bharatpur, Corbett and Ranthambore National Parks together with many of the Parks and Wildlife Reserves in Nepal. Full details of each site with tips on how to get there, accommodation and eating. Excellent maps throughout, systematic lists of birds seen with English and scientific names. Line drawings, 109pp. 1990

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  • ANNOTATED CHECKLIST OF THE BIRDS OF THE PHILIPPINES
    ANNOTATED CHECKLIST OF THE BIRDS OF THE… by C Russel Mason

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  • BIRDWATCHING IN THE PHILIPPINES
    BIRDWATCHING IN THE PHILIPPINES by Jon Hornbuckle

    Trip report for Jan-Feb 1994 & definitive guide to key sites

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  • THAILAND A Birders checklist of the Birds of Thailand50% OFF
    THAILAND A Birders checklist of the… by Dave Sargeant
    Paperback £3.00 RRP: £6.00Buy Now
  • JAPAN AND SOUTH KOREA FEBRUARY 1996
    JAPAN AND SOUTH KOREA FEBRUARY 1996 by Jon Hornbuckle
    General introduction itinerary annotated systematic list for each area mammal list for Japan map. 12pp 1997
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  • A Pictorial Guide to the Birds of the Indian Subcontinent
    A Pictorial Guide to the Birds of the… by Salim Ali, Sidney Dillon Ripley

    Depicts every one of the 1,241 species found on the subcontinent. At the present time this is the only field guide for the region. 260mm x 195mm. 106 colour and black and white plates, drawings, 165pp. 1995 2nd revised edition

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  • SOUTH INDIA  SRI LANKA & THE ANDAMAN ISLANDS
    SOUTH INDIA SRI LANKA & THE ANDAMAN… by Brian Gee

    A privately produced report covering a trip lasting from November 1994 until March 1995 with much general information & useful travel tips plus site details with excellent maps & lists of species seen. approx 50pp

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  • A Field Guide to the Birds of Borneo, Sumatra, Java and Bali
    A Field Guide to the Birds of Borneo,… by John MacKinnon

    This is the first comprehensive guide to the birds of this important region, with detailed descriptions and illustrations of all 820 species found in the islands. 88 full-colour plates, line drawings, 491pp. 1993 reprinted 2007

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  • PHILIPPINE BIRDS
    PHILIPPINE BIRDS by John E duPont

    Still the only illustrated guide of any note to the archipelago. 85 colour plates. 480pp. 1971

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  • CHINA: A REPORT ON THE BIRDS SEEN DURING A TRIP TO SICHUAN PROVINCE FROM 26TH MAY TO 11TH JUNE 1995
    CHINA: A REPORT ON THE BIRDS SEEN… by Jan Vermeulen

    General travel hints itinerary sites & maps daily log systematic list 28pp 1995

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  • MELANESIA 3rd May - 1st July 1999 A birding trip to the Solomon Islands and Bismarck Archipelago
    MELANESIA 3rd May - 1st July 1999 A… -
    Detailed itinerary with information on transport and accommodation. Systematic list of birds and list of restricted range birds of Melanesia. Colour photographs, maps, 25pp. 2000
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  • BIRDS OF THE INDUS
    BIRDS OF THE INDUS by Hasan
    In this book the author, an amateur birdwatcher, presents his rare collection of photographs with complete descriptions of the birds, their appearance, habits and habitats. 348pp. 2001
    Hardback £12.95 Buy Now
  • VIETNAM
    VIETNAM by Finch, Anona, Finch, Graham
    A report on birding in Vietnam for 200 and 2001 including notes on Sa Pa. A full species distribution checklist for 2001 and a combined species list for 2000 and 2001. Maps, 31pp. 2001
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  • NEW CALEDONIA: A TRIP REPORT 30 SEPTEMBER - 3 OCTOBER 1998
    NEW CALEDONIA: A TRIP REPORT 30… by Jan Vermeulen

    General travel information & advice itinerary site details daily log systematic list 16pp 1999

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  • THE PHILIPPINES - WINTER 96/97
    THE PHILIPPINES - WINTER 96/97 by Brian Gee
    An informative privately produced report covering a two month period Dec 96/Feb/97. Details of inter-island travel accommodation money health etc followed by site-by-site guide with maps Annotated systematic list complete list of endemics mammals 67pp 1997
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  • VIETNAM  7th Nov - 5th Dec 1996
    VIETNAM 7th Nov - 5th Dec 1996 by Brian Gee
    A private report with much useful general information on travel & accommodation in this rather difficult country. Itinerary site details maps common species table systematic list list of red data species seen list of mammals & snakes. 34pp 1996
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  • A PHOTOGRAPHIC GUIDE TO BIRDS OF THE HIMALAYAS
    A PHOTOGRAPHIC GUIDE TO BIRDS OF THE… by Bikram Grewel, Otto Pfister
    Covers approximately 250 species, with descriptive text and key identification features. Colour photograph, 144pp,3rd edition 2013
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  • PAPUA NEW GUINEA: A TRIP REPORT 4 - 18 OCTOBER 1998
    PAPUA NEW GUINEA: A TRIP REPORT 4 - 18… by Jan Vermeulen

    Includes general travel information itinerary sites visited daily log dip list systematic list. Maps 39pp 1999

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  • Birds of South East Asia (Helm Field Guide)
    Birds of South East Asia (Helm Field… by Craig Robson

    120 full-colour artwork plates with more than 3, 600 individual artworks depicting 1,327 species.

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  • A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan and Sri Lanka
    A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of… by Bikram Grewal, Garima Bhatia

    High quality photographs from one of India's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat.

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  • BIRDS OF TAMAN NEGARA An Illustrated Guide and Checklist12% OFF
    BIRDS OF TAMAN NEGARA An Illustrated… by Morten Strange, Dennis Yong

    98 species are described and illustrated. Additional information on birdwatching sites, rare species and accommodation. Annotated checklist. 120pp. 2006

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  • The Birds of Kazakhstan
    The Birds of Kazakhstan by Arend Wassink, Gerald J Oreel

    This full colour book brings together invaluable information on status, habitats, distribution and migration. All 498 species recorded in Kazakhstan up to 2007 are covered.

    Hardback £43.99 Buy Now
  • A BIRDWATCHERS' GUIDE TO NEPAL
    A BIRDWATCHERS' GUIDE TO NEPAL by Carol Inskipp

    Comprehensive site by site list of the major and many minor areas of interest for birdwatchers. Each main site entry includes map, information on permits and access restrictions, guidance on best visiting times and seasonal variations with a list of the more interesting species that can be seen, 115pp. 1988

    Paperback £14.99 Buy Now
  • The New Birds of Kazakhstan
    The New Birds of Kazakhstan by Arend Wassink

    Since the publication of The Birds of Kazakhstan in 2007 a vast amount of new information on the status and distribution of birds in Kazakhstan has been published in journals, such as Dutch Birding, Sandgrouse, Selevinia and The Russian Journal of Ornithology. This information is brought together here and this full-colour book contains a wealth of new and up-to-date information on status, habitat, distribution and migration of all species recorded in Kazakhstan up to late 2015.

    Hardback £45.99 Buy Now
  • Pocket Photo Guide to the Birds of Borneo, Sabah, Sarawak, Brunei and Kalimantan
    Pocket Photo Guide to the Birds of… by G W H Davison, Chew Yen Fook

    This concise and easy-to-use guide features 252 of Borneo's most interesting and spectacular birds, with each species illustrated in full colour and with key information on identification, habitat and distribution.

    Paperback £9.99 Buy Now
  • Pocket Photo Guide: Birds of Sri Lanka
    Pocket Photo Guide: Birds of Sri Lanka by Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne, Deepal Warakagoda

    Please note, this is a reissue of A Photographic Guide to Birds of Sri Lanka, formerly on the natural history list of New Holland publishers. A compact, easy-to-use bird identification guide for any nature watcher on a visit to Sri Lanka, a rich and satisfying destination for watching birds with more than 430 species identified on the island.

    Paperback £9.99 Buy Now
  • Pocket Photo Guide: Birds of Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos
    Pocket Photo Guide: Birds of Vietnam,… by Peter Davidson

    Please note, this is a reissue of A Photographic Guide to Birds of Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos, formerly on the natural history list of New Holland publishers. Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia are becoming increasingly popular with all kinds of visitors, not least birdwatchers who can visit many national parks and reserves harbouring a bounty of amazing species. The three countries are home to about 1,000 species of birds including such rarities as Bengal Florican, Giant Ibis, Green Peafowl and Vietnamese Cutia

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  • Collins Traveller's Guide - Wildlife of the Galápagos
    Collins Traveller's Guide - Wildlife of… by Julian Fitter et al.

    Now fully updated, this essential and comprehensive guide has been expanded to include the more than 400 commonly seen birds, mammals, reptiles, invertebrates, and plants, and other coastal and marine life of this wondrous archipelago. Over 650 stunning color photographs, maps, and drawings are accompanied by accessible, descriptive text.

    Paperback £16.99 Buy Now
  • Galapagos: Preserving Darwin's Legacy
    Galapagos: Preserving Darwin's Legacy by Tui de Roy

    This sumptuous large-format book was first produced in 2009 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the Charles Darwin Foundation on Galápagos. Galapagos: Preserving Darwin's Legacy comprises a series of invited essays under the editorship of world-renowned photographer and long-term Galápagos resident, Tui de Roy, who has also provided most of the photographs.

    Hardback £35.00 Buy Now
  • Helm Field Guides: Birds of Borneo
    Helm Field Guides: Birds of Borneo by Susan Myers

    Birds of Borneo is the first comprehensive guide to the varied avifauna of this island biodiversity hotspot, which comprises the tiny state of Brunei, the Malaysian states of Sabah and Sarawak, and the Indonesian state of Kalimantan. All species are illustrated, with paintings by the same expert team of artists who worked on the celebrated Birds of South-East Asia, also in the Helm Field Guides series.

    Paperback £30.00 Buy Now
  • Pocket Photo Guide to the Birds of China
    Pocket Photo Guide to the Birds of China by John MacKinnon

    Please note, this is a reissue of A Photographic Guide to the Birds of China including Hong Kong, formerly on the natural history list of New Holland publishers. A compact, easy-to-use bird identification guide for any nature watcher on a visit to China, one of the world's top destinations for watching birds.

    Paperback £9.99 Buy Now
  • A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Hong Kong
    A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of… by Ray Tipper

    In English with English, Chinese and scientific nomenclature This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 bird species most commonly seen in Hong Kong is perfect for resident and visitor alike. The author's high quality photographs are accompanied by detailed species descriptions that include nomenclature (with vernacular names where relevant), size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers geography and climate, vegetation, opportunities for naturalists and the main sites for viewing the listed species. Also included is an all-important checklist of all of the birds of Hong Kong encompassing, for each species, its common and scientific name, and IUCN status as at 2012.

    Paperback £11.99 Buy Now
  • A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of China: Southeast China, including Shanghai
    A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of… by Liu Yang et al.
    Paperback £9.99 Buy Now
  • A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Sri Lanka
    A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of… by Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne

    Written by an expert with extensive local knowledge, this volume features 280 species that the amateur naturalist might expect to see in Sri Lanka, with high quality photographs accompanied by detailed species descriptions that include common name, scientific name, size, distribution, habits and habitat. Also included is an all-important checklist of all of the species of Sri Lanka, encompassing for each one its common and scientific name, and lUCN status.

    Paperback £9.99 Buy Now
  • A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of the Philippines
    A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of… by Maia Tanedo et al.

    An easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 bird species most commonly seen in the Philippines, together with rare endemic species. For each species the informative text describes identifying features, distribution, habits and habitats, and sites where it can be seen. Size, common and scientific names listed. Overview of climate, vegetation, biogeography, bird migration, conservation and the main birding sites. Includes a complete checklist of the birds of the Philippines with their status in the region and current global status.

    Paperback £9.99 Buy Now
  • Birds of Nepal (Helm Field Guide)
    Birds of Nepal (Helm Field Guide) by Richard Grimmett et al.

    This fully updated edition of Birds of Nepal is the most comprehensive guide to the birds of this beautiful Himalayan country. The texts have been completely re-written for this edition and many of the illustrations have been replaced. In addition, maps have been included for the first time. Every species recorded in Nepal is covered, including vagrants, with accurate distribution maps for most species. 142 colour plates are featured, illustrating more than 790 species with text on facing pages for quick and easy reference. The comprehensive text covers identification, voice, habits, habitats, altitudinal range, distribution and status.

    Paperback £35.00 Buy Now
  • Birds of the Indonesian Archipelago
    Birds of the Indonesian Archipelago by James A Eaton et al.

    The first ornithological field guide covering the vast chain of the Indonesian archipelago, with over 2,500 illustrations, describes all 1,417 bird species known to occur in the region, including 601 endemics, 98 vagrants, eight introduced species and 18 species yet to be formally described. Together these represent over 13% of global bird diversity. In addition, all subspecies from the region are described.

    Hardback £59.99 Buy Now
  • Pocket Photo Guide Birds of Thailand
    Pocket Photo Guide Birds of Thailand by Michael Webster, Chew Yen Fook

    This little guide to the birds of Thailand is an excellent introduction for birdwatchers, residents and visitors to the country alike. It covers 252 of the birds that are regularly seen in Thailand as well as a number of endemic species, with more than 250 photographs of the birds. Each photograph is accompanied by clear text explaining key identification points, voice, habitat and behaviour. Illustrated with clear colour photography and brief but authoritative descriptions the Pocket Photo Guides highlight the species of birds and animals from each region that the traveller is most likely to see, as well as those that are genuinely endemic (only to be seen in that country or region) or special rarities

    Paperback £9.99 Buy Now
  • Photo Pocket Guide: Birds of the Himalayas
    Photo Pocket Guide: Birds of the… by Bikram Grewal, Otto Pfister

    Please note, this is a reissue of A Photographic Guide to Birds of the Himalayas, formerly on the natural history list of New Holland publishers. The Himalayas, the world's highest mountain range, are a birdwatcher's paradise. Many of its species are high altitude specialists, including Tibetan and Himalayan Snowcocks, Snow Partridge, Ibisbill, Tibetan Sandgrouse, Hume's Groundpecker, Tibetan Snowfinch and Great Rosefinch. The area comprises a mosaic of different habitats which host a huge range of avian species, with families such as raptors, gamebirds, flycatchers and warblers particularly well represented. 252 of the Himalayas' most interesting and spectacular birds are featured in this concise and easy-to-use guide, and each species is illustrated with a colour photograph which is accompanied by text giving key information on identification, habitat and distribution.

    Paperback £9.99 Buy Now
  • Collins Field Guide to the Birds of South-East Asia
    Collins Field Guide to the Birds of… by Norman Arlott

    Every species of bird you might encounter in the region is featured, apart from non-established introductions. This includes coverage of China (south of the line used to define the Palearctic), Hainan (treated separately from SE China), Taiwan, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore and the Coco Islands. As many of the major subspecies as possible are also included. Beautiful artwork depicts their breeding plumage, and non-breeding plumage when it differs significantly. The accompanying text concentrates on the specific characteristics and appearance of each species that allow identification in the field, including voice and distribution maps.

    HARDBACK £40.00 Buy Now
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