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Smither's Mammals of Southern Africa: A Field Guide

Field / Identification GuideOut of Print
There is a newer edition

Smithers' Mammals of Southern Africa

First published in 1986, Smithers' Mammals is an authoritative and...

NHBS Price: £16.50 $21/€19 approx
There is a newer edition

Smithers' Mammals of Southern Africa

First published in 1986, Smithers' Mammals is an authoritative and...

NHBS Price: £16.50 $21/€19 approx

By: Peter Apps (Editor)

364 pages, colour & b/w illustrations, colour distribution maps

Random House Struik

Paperback | Dec 2000 | Edition: 1 | #132734 | ISBN: 1868725502
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About this book

First published in 1986, "Smithers' Mammals" is an authoritative and popular guide to the mammals of Southern Africa. This revised and updated edition incorporates the latest information brought to light by molecular genetics, while remaining accessible to thelayperson and handy in the field.

Each entry includes an in-depth species description; notes on habitat, behaviour, diet and conservation status; accurate illustrations and spoor drawings; and a distribution map. Smither's Mammals of Southern Africa also details the whales, dolphins and seals seen along our coast. This highly regarded field guide will appeal to general readers and wildlife enthusiasts, as well as to specialists in the field of mammals.


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