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Zwazo Sesel: The Names of Seychelles Birds and their Meanings

By: Adrian Skerrett, Pat Matyot and Gerard Rocamora

94 pages, B/w illus

Island Conservation Society

Paperback | Dec 2003 | #151866
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £10.00 $13/€11 approx

About this book

This book is the first to give a Creole name to every species of bird that occurs in the Seychelles. It explains the origin of each name in all three official languages of the country (English, French and Creole) as well as the meaning of the scientific name. The folklore of the bird is also covered in the text.

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