By Adam Scott Kennedy,Vicki Kennedy
Containing 146 attractive colour photographs, Animals of the Serengeti is a impressive examine the mammals and reptiles probably to be encountered within the world-famous Serengeti nationwide Park and Ngorongoro Crater. With an attention grabbing format, available textual content, and easy-to-use layout, this certain photographic advisor comprises 89 species of mammal and reptile. valuable "Top Tips"—shared via neighborhood Tanzanian courses that paintings within the region—provide viewers with insights into behavioral conduct and the way to find particular animals. full of brilliant anecdotes, Animals of the Serengeti will allow any safari traveller to spot the area's natural world with ease.
- Covers the 89 species prone to be encountered in Tanzania’s Serengeti nationwide Park and Ngorongoro Conservation sector
- Features female and male variations
- Accessible textual content geared toward safari viewers of all levels
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Animals of the Serengeti: And Ngorongoro Conservation Area (Princeton University Press (WILDGuides)) by Adam Scott Kennedy,Vicki Kennedy