Review – Princeton Field Guides: Birds of the Horn of Africa: Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, and Socotra

The “horn” of Africa consists of Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, and Socotra, an area that is under-birded and thus less known than other parts of Africa. Some of this geographical area is “off-limits” to birders, yet with over 1,000 species recorded, is still an interesting and diverse place. Many of the species found in Birds

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Bird Photography Weekly #83

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Review – All About Birds: A Short Illustrated History of Ornithology

Birds have captured the attention of humans for all time. Their colorful beauty, musical voices, mysterious migrations, intriguing behaviors, and effortless flight make birds a popular attraction. Plus, they are relatively easy animals to study. All about Birds: A Short Illustrated History of Ornithology provides a wonderful, easy to follow history of ornithology. Starting before

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Review – Princeton Field Guides: Birds of Europe, Second Edition

The long awaited second edition to the Birds of Europe: Second Edition (Princeton Field Guides) [Svensson; ill. Mullarney & Zetterström] comes out March 31st, 2010. The update is worth the wait and a great revision from the first edition. The amount of knowledge about birds of Europe has increased greatly and there have been drastic

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