Product Description: The best field guide to the birds of the Indian subcontinent is now even better. Thoroughly revised, with 73 new plates and many others updated or repainted, the second edition of Birds of India now features all maps and text opposite the plates for quicker and easier reference...read more
Product Description: This is the first field guide devoted entirely to the birds of Pakistan. Compact yet comprehensive, it is the perfect companion for birders and ornithologists who need a portable tool to assist them in the accurate identification of birds in the field...read more
Product Description: This guide is a successor to the much acclaimed Birds of the Indian Subcontinent by the same authors. Covering southern India, the superb plates are accompanied by a succinct text highlighting identification, voice, habitat, altitudinal range, distribution and status...read more
From the streets of Kathmandu to the breathtaking Himalayas, Nepal is an extraordinary destination for ecotourists. This field guide provides an unrivaled introduction to the diverse birdlife of the region. Featuring more than 100 color plates by eminent bird illustrators from Europe and India, the guide depicts all the known species that occur regularly in Nepal as well as vagrants. The succinct text on the facing pages covers identification, voice, and distribution. This compact field guide is the one volume that every adventurous traveler to Nepal must have. Covers all 760 species in Nepal, including variation by age, sex, and subspecies 110 color plates with text on facing pages for at-a-glance identification Concise text covering identification, voice, habitat, altitudinal range, distribution, and status Introduction covering habitats, birding areas, local organizations, and conservation
9780691070483 | Princeton Univ Pr, October 9, 2000, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: From the streets of Kathmandu to the breathtaking Himalayas, Nepal is an extraordinary destination for ecotourists.
Product Description: Birdwatchers have long waited for a comprehensive and up-to-date identification guide for the Indian subcontinent. This exhaustively researched and beautifully produced book will finally meet that need. Written by three leading experts on the region--Richard Grimmett, Carol Inskipp, and Tim Inskipp--the book provides complete information about the 1,300 species of birds found in India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, and the Maldives...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
9780691006871 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 1, 1999, cover price $132.00 | About this edition: Birdwatchers have long waited for a comprehensive and up-to-date identification guide for the Indian subcontinent.
Product Description: Provides information on the 836 bird species found in Nepal. Breeding, habitat, behaviour and range are all covered in detail with special emphasis being given to the Himalayas. The book also contains data on those species whose breeding behaviour is little known.