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Birds of Southeast Asia
This concise, updated edition of the award-winning A Guide to the Birds of Southeast Asia (Princeton, 2000) is the most comprehensive, compact guide to this magnificent bird-rich region. It is a complete field and reference guide to the birds of Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam, and Cambodia. It also covers a wide range of species found in t ...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published August 21st 2005 by Princeton University Press
(first published August 1st 2005)
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This is a very methodical and comprehensive field guide to the birds of Southeast Asia. I have used this guide (post-trip) for birds I have seen in Singapore and Peninsular Malaysia. This guide is an excellent reference!
Again, like Morten Strange's book, I'm not satisfied with the under-representation of the Philippine species in this book. But given that Philippine birders don't have much choice in field guides, its better to have a bad one than none at all. So I'm still grateful to Mr. Robson.