Christopher Helm, 2005, 400 pages, paperback, 48 col plates [660 species], illustrations, maps Octavo,
A practical field guide to Gambia illustrated with 48 stunning colour plates, depicting each species in all its plumages. These plates are supplemented by useful line drawings and figures. The introduction provides an overview of the region’s history, geography and ecology. The concise text includes essential information on field identification, as well as voice, behaviour, habitat and distribution. The clear layout and practical format make this book ideal for use in the field.