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The Kingdon Pocket Guide to African Mammals

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The Kingdon Pocket Guide to African Mammals

Originally published in 2004, the Kingdon Pocket Guide to African Mammals...

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Portable version of the classic guide

By: Jonathan Kingdon (Author)

272 pages, 106 plates with colour illustrations; b/w illustrations, 400 colour distribution maps

Christopher Helm

Paperback | Dec 2004 | #146210 | ISBN: 0713669810
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New pocket identification guide to all African land mammals by one of the world's leading naturalists. It is an adaptation of the original (The Kingdon Field Guide to African Mammals).The greatly condensed text focuses on essential information such as identification and distribution, while the author's superb illustrations have been rearranged into an easy-to-use plate format and placed opposite the text. Complex and more obscure groups like the bats and certain rodent families are summarised by genera.

Excellent, comprehensive field guide so you can tell your puku from your lechwe. BBC Wildlife Magazine (Feb 2006)

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