A Photographic Guide To Tracks And Tracking In Southern Africa

Author: Louis Liebenberg
Publisher: Struik
ISBN: 9781868720088
Size: 16.51 MB
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A Photographic Guide To Tracks And Tracking In Southern Africa from the Author: Louis Liebenberg. All groups of land animals are presented, including frogs, reptiles, birds and mammals. A special feature is also devoted to insects. Illustrated throughout with photographs of the animal together with diagnostic hand-drawings of the spoor and, in some cases, photographs of droppings and other signs to enable easy identification in the field. The accompanying text describes important features of the animal concerned and its spoor, and provides relevant information on its behaviour, habits and habitat. Where useful, a distribution map has been included with each description to show where in southern Africa the animal occurs.

Newman S Birds Of Southern Africa

Author: Kenneth Newman
Publisher: Struik
ISBN: 9781868727353
Size: 61.96 MB
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Newman S Birds Of Southern Africa from the Author: Kenneth Newman. A field guide to birds, this title illustrates and describes fully all the birds recorded from the southern seas as well as those of South Africa, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, Lesotho and Mozambique.


Author: Mike Unwin
Publisher: Bradt Travel Guides
ISBN: 1841624004
Size: 32.35 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Swaziland from the Author: Mike Unwin. Swaziland is Africa's second smallest country and its last remaining absolute monarchy. Dwarfed by neighbouring South Africa, this tiny, landlocked nation punches well above its weight in terms of both nature and culture. Author Mike Unwin explores the excellent wildlife reserves and wild hiking trails offering waterfalls, rock art and prolific flora and birdlife, and introduces travellers to the country's rich and varied landscapes. His personal insights, together with colourful anecdotes provide entertaining insights, give an insider's perspective. He divides Swaziland into four distinct regions, with detailed maps and itineraries for timescales from one weekend to one month. It includes a practical guide to neighbouring attractions easily accessed from Swaziland, including Maputo (Mozambique) and the Kruger Park (South Africa), both less than one hour's drive away. The natural history section offers far greater detail and more accurate information than found elsewhere, drawing on the author's extensive insider knowledge and experience.

Warfare And Tracking In Africa 1952 1990

Author: Timothy J Stapleton
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317316908
Size: 60.65 MB
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Warfare And Tracking In Africa 1952 1990 from the Author: Timothy J Stapleton. During the decolonization wars in East and Southern Africa, tracking became increasingly valuable as a military tactic. Drawing on archival research and interviews, Stapleton presents a comparative study of the role of tracking in insurgency and counter-insurgency across Kenya, Zimbabwe and Namibia.

Mammals Of Southern Africa And Their Tracks Signs

Author: Lee Gutteridge
ISBN: 9781431408061
Size: 27.41 MB
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Mammals Of Southern Africa And Their Tracks Signs from the Author: Lee Gutteridge. Tracking is a much-loved yet difficult subject that attracts at least some of the attention of almost every bush-goer who ventures into the wild places of southern Africa. The ability to accurately read difficult, partial, or little-seen signs left in the soil or sand is rare and largely the domain of professionals. However, by making use of this comprehensive guide, anyone who applies him- or herself can begin to decipher these natural hieroglyphs etched on the ground. In this volume, highly accurate sketches of animal tracks are combined with a wide selection of extremely varied photographs that provide an all-round impression of the signs the animals may leave behind. This field guide to mammal tracks and signs also serves as an ID guide to the mammals of southern Africa as full color photographs of each animal are included.

Signs Of The Wild

Author: Clive Walker
Publisher: Struik
ISBN: 9781868258963
Size: 76.39 MB
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Signs Of The Wild from the Author: Clive Walker. Signs of the Wild is a successful field guide to identification of Southern African animals based on spoor, droppings and other signs.

Who S Who Of Southern Africa 2004

Author: Sandra Hayes
Publisher: IPS
ISBN: 9780958426565
Size: 22.10 MB
Format: PDF
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Who S Who Of Southern Africa 2004 from the Author: Sandra Hayes. Vols. for 1967-70 include as a section: Who's who of Rhodesia, Mauritius, Central and East Africa.

A Field Guide To The Tracks And Signs Of Southern And East African Wildlife

Author: Chris Stuart
Publisher: Struik
ISBN: 9781868725588
Size: 26.99 MB
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A Field Guide To The Tracks And Signs Of Southern And East African Wildlife from the Author: Chris Stuart. Every animal leaves some indication of its passing and by reading these signs fascinating information about the animal's behaviour can be understood. This field guide looks first at the track or sign and then determines the animal group or species.