Natural History

Front Cover of Underwater Guide to Coral Fishes of the Indian Ocean by Brent Addison and Jeremy Tindall
Underwater Guide to Coral Fishes of the Indian Ocean - Brent Addison and Jeremy Tindall

Underwater Guide to Coral Fishes of the Indian Ocean by Brent Addison and Jeremy Tindall contains descriptions of 113 species of fish with accompanying full colour photos.

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Front Cover of The Black Panther of Sivanipalli by Kenneth Anderson
The Black Panther Of Sivanipalli - Kenneth Anderson

The Black Panther of Sivanipalli by Kenneth Anderson concentrates on panthers rather than tigers, a very different animal in its habits and quite different to deal with. These are no mere hunter's stories: thrills there are, but difficulties too, failures and disappointments. Illustrated with b&w photos.

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Lions - Anne and Yann Arthus-Bertrand

Lions by Anne and Yann Arthus-Bertrand is a photo essay of lions of east Africa preceded by observations made by the authors/photograhers. Text in French but there is a booklet inside which repeats the text in English. This book also has 2 dust jackets - one in French and one in English.

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Front Cover of The First Eden by David Attenborough
The First Eden - David Attenborough

The First Eden by David Attenborough explores the history and current state of this fascinating region which became the cradle of civilisation. Fully illustrated in colour.

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Botswana - Paul Augustinus

Botswana by Paul Augustinus takes us on a journey through the wilderness areas of the country's northern region, into the 'secret' places, where the feeling of remoteness is complete. .As traveller and artist, Paul Augustinus has for many years lived in this wilderness. Illustrated by the author's paintings, photographs, and pencil sketches, while detailed maps of each region give the would-be explorer practical help in keeping on the right track

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Front Cover of Amazon Wildlife created by Hans Hofer
Amazon Wildlife - Hans Hofer

Amazon Wildlife created by Hans Hofer is the first guide book to address the region's untapped potential for nature tourism. It features excellent photographs and takes a look at the region's national parks complete with maps and practical information.

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Front Cover of African Seasons by Craig Bone
African Seasons - Craig Bone

African Seasons by Craig Bone is a unique record in paintings and drawings of one year's observations around the Sapi waterhole deep within the Mana Pools National Park in the Zambezi valley. Numerous line drawings and full page colour plates.

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Front Cover of Bring Nature Back to Your Garden by Charles & Julia Botha
Bring Nature Back to Your Garden - Charles & Julia Botha

Bring Nature Back to Your Garden by Charles & Julia Botha is an excellent guide for the urbanite who wishes to attract birds and animals to their garden. Illustrated with line drawings by Eve Gibbs.

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Front Cover of Snowcaps on the Equator by Gordon Boy and Iain Allan
Snowcaps on the Equator - Gordon Boy and Iain Allan

Snowcaps on the Equator by Gordon Boy and Iain Allan captures the awe inspiring and remote beauty of the mountains of east and central Africa. The mountains mentioned include The Virunga Mountains; The Ruwenzori Mountains; Mount Elgon; Kadam, Sekerr and the Cherangani Hills; Kenya's Northern Mountains; Kenya's Aberdare Mountains; Mount Kenya; Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru. With full colour photo illustrations and maps.

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Mountains of South Africa - David Bristow

Mountains of South Africa by David Bristow takes a close look at the high altitude world and the montane plants that flourish in this rigorous environment, the animals that roam the slopes and the raptors that soar among the peaks. The book looks at the mountains in SA's history and the people that chose to live in a harsh environment. Beautifully photographed by Clive Ward.

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Front Cover of Kakuli by Norman Carr
Kakuli - Norman Carr

Kakuli by Norman Carr consists of extracts taken from the authors newsletters written in his safari lodge set in the Luangwa Valley. Illustrated with photos and drawings.

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Front Cover of The Kruger National Park by Jane Carruthers
The Kruger National Park - Jane Carruthers

The Kruger National Park by Jane Carruthers is an important pioneering work in the growing field of environmental history. Lavishly illustrated.

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A Guide to the Identification of the Frogs of the Witwatersrand - Vincent Carruthers

Vincent Carruther's A Guide to the Identification of the Frogs of the Witwatersrand is a collection of descriptive notes and photographs written expressly to enable people without formal biological training to recognise the frogs which can be found in the Witwatersrand. It includes a record entitled 'The Calls of Frogs of the Witwatersrand'.

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Front Cover of The Fate of the Elephant by Douglas H Chadwick
The Fate of the Elephant - Douglas H Chadwick

The Fate of the Elephant by Douglas H Chadwick is an exploration of the natural history and troubled fate of the elephant. Douglas Chadwick travels the world to acquaint us with these awesome giants. India, Siberia, Botswana, Thailand, Malaysia, Kenya and even an American zoo are all visited and in each place the elephant is revealed as a playful and surprising being, ready to smash the narrow confines from which we traditionally view animals.

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Front Cover of The Atlas of Snakes of the World by John Coborn
The Atlas of Snakes of the World - John Coborn

The Atlas of Snakes of the World by John Coborn is the ultimate snake reference book, with short discussions of all the families, subfamilies and genera and over 1400 full-colour photos.

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Front Cover of Pink Africa by Nigel Collar
Pink Africa - Nigel Collar

Pink Africa by Nigel Collar is a beautifully illustrated account of the Lesser flamingoes of the alkaline lakes of Kenya and Tanzania. Nigel Collar's authoritative test accompanies Carlo Mari's outstanding photographs.

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Front cover of The Ocean World by Jacques Cousteau
The Ocean World - Jacques Cousteau

The Ocean World by Jacques Cousteau is virtually an encyclopaedia of the undersea world. This magnificent and comprehensive volume covers all aspects of life in the oceans. It is illustrated throughout with over 385 photographs, plus maps and diagrams.

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Front Cover of Freshwater Fishes Of Natal by R. S. Crass
Freshwater Fishes Of Natal - R.S. Crass

Freshwater Fishes Of Natal by R. S. Crass is a factual description of all known freshwater fish in Natal, identifing habitat, food, life, history and other related data.

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Vanished Species - David Day

Vanished Species by David Day documents for the first time the extinction of almost 300 species and subspecies over the last 300 years and gives a "waiting list" of 400 critically endangered species which will concern all readers of this immensely valuable book. Beautifully illustrated with fine colour plates and black-and-white drawings.

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Front Cover of Battle for the Elephants by Iain & Oria Douglas-Hamilton
Battle for the Elephants - Iain & Oria Douglas-Hamilton

Battle for the Elephants by Iain & Oria Douglas-Hamilton tells the extraordinary inside story of the author's battle to draw the world's attention to the plight of the elephants and the injustice and destruction that the elephants were the victims of. Well illustrated with colour photographs.

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Front Cover of Butterflies by Thomas C Emmel
Butterflies - Thomas C Emmel

Butterflies by Thomas C Emmel focuses on living butterflies habitat by habitat. Part one is about the life cycle, part two explores the various regions eg: rain forest, desert, grassland, mountains and oceanic islands, and part three looks at man and butterflies, collecting them and photographing them. Fully illustrated in colour.

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Front cover of The Snakes of South Africa by F W Fitzsimons
The Snakes of South Africa - F W Fitzsimons

The Snakes of South Africa by F W Fitzsimons includes information of the snakes, their venom, and the treatment of their bites. It was written at a time of little knowledge concerning the treatment of snake bites. As an authority on the snakes of South Africa and their venoms he gained an international reputation and he did pioneer work on the production of anti-snakebite serum. This is the first edition of this South African herpetology classic. Illustrated with b&w photos and a colour fold out poster.

ZAR1,900.00 
Front Cover of Kruger National Park by PF Fourie
Kruger National Park - PF Fourie

Kruger National Park by PF Fourie is an easy-to-read, fact-filled guide to the most frequently asked questions by visitors to South Africa s renowned Kruger National Park. Illustrated with colour photos and line drawings.

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Front Cover of The Grand Design by Sally Foy
The Grand Design - Sally Foy

The Grand Design by Sally Foy describes the evolutionary design of animal forms and colours. The text is illustrated with over 300 photos from the collection of the internationally renowned Oxford Scientific Films.

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Front Cover of Reflections of Eden by Birute MF Galdikas
Reflections of Eden - Birute MF Galdikas

Reflections of Eden by Birute MF Galdikas describes how the author lived with and studied orangutangs in the remote jungles of Borneo. Illustrated.

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