The Kingdon Field Guide to African Mammals is the essential companion for anyone going
on safari or interested in African mammals—no other field guide covers the
whole continent in a portable format. Now fully revised and updated, it covers
all known species of African land mammals and features 780 stunning color
illustrations. Detailed species accounts describe key identification features,
distribution, habitat, food, behavior, adaptations, and conservation status.
Coverage of several of the more complex groups of small mammals is simplified
by reference to genera, and there are introductory profiles of each mammal
group and more than 500 maps. This new edition includes many newly recognized
species, and classification has been fully updated.
and illustrated by a world authority, The
Kingdon Field Guide to African Mammals is
a must-have guide for travelers and armchair naturalists alike.
Jonathan Kingdon is one of the world’s foremost authorities on
African mammals. His books include The
Kingdon Pocket Guide to African Mammals and Lowly Origin: Where, When, and Why
Our Ancestors First Stood Up (both