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Natural History – Hong Kong, China & Mongolia

A Field Guide to the Birds of Mongolia

Chris Smith

A Field Guide to the Birds of Mongolia is a fully comprehensive field guide to the 521 officially recorded bird species of Mongolia. The species are clearly illustrated in over 154 plates, showing plumage variation between sexes, seasons and age classes, as well as the upperside and underside of birds in flight. Common, scientific and […]

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Blue Skies Guide: 25 Best Day Walks in Hong Kong

Martin Williams

Discovering Hong Kong’s greener side, these 25 walks guide you through rugged hills, forested valleys, reservoirs and waterfalls, temples and ageing villages, long abandoned forts and lonely islands. The length of each walk is listed at the beginning and an introduction describes its character. Details on accessing the walk are given, and the author’s commentary […]

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A Naturalist’s Guide to the Birds of China (Southeast, including Shanghai)

Liu Yang, Yu Yat-Tung and Yong Ding Li

This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 bird species most representative of Southeast China covers Hunan, Jiangxi, Zhejiang, Fujian, Guangdong, Hainan, and Shanghai. High quality photographs from the region’s top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers geography and climate, vegetation, opportunities […]

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A Naturalist’s Guide to the Birds of Hong Kong

Ray Tipper

Photographic identification guide to the 282 bird species most commonly seen in Hong Kong. The author’s high quality photographs are accompanied by detailed species descriptions which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers geography and climate, vegetation, opportunities for naturalists and the main sites for viewing the listed species. Also included […]

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