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birds of Burma

B. E. Smythies

birds of Burma

by B. E. Smythies

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Published by Nimrod Press & Silvio Mattacchione in Alton .
Written in English


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StatementB.E. Smythies ; with 32 colour plates by Commander A.M. Hughes.
ContributionsHughes, A. M.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15373768M
ISBN 101852590033

  ORNITHOLOGY /BURMA /RARITY There is a good story that goes with the first edition. It seems that the book was seized by the invading Japanese Army. They did not destroy the book on the spot but shipped the lot back to Tokyo The story is detailed in the reprint of the book. A dealer on ABE tells it thus. Birds. Author. Oates, Eugene William, ,Blanford, William Thomas, Collections. cdl, americana. Sponsor. MSN. Contributor. Copy and paste one of these options to share this book elsewhere. Link to this page view Link to the book Embed a mini Book Reader 1 page 2 pages Open to this page? Finished. Birds. Birds ← Back to.

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[Very heavy - extra postage will be required]. [Mystical Burma (Myanmar) is hidden inside the pages of this classic book, now re-issued and updated by the late author, B.E. Smythies. Fewer than a score of important papers has appeared on Burmese birds since , but birdwatchers have continued to add a trickle of new species to the list. The Birds of Burma Bertram E Smythies The first edition of this classic ornithological work, published in Rangoon in , was sold out a year later. That concise handbook has been considerably expanded in this edition. The country is a haven for bird watchers with nearly a thousand species recorded, which is striking for a country of this size. Very Good Hardback in a Good Dust Jacket.


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This is a list of the bird species recorded in avifauna of Myanmar include a total of species, of which nine are endemic, two have been introduced by humans and ten are rare or accidental. One species listed is extirpated in Myanmar and is not included in the species count.

Of these, 51 species are globally threatened. This list's taxonomic treatment (designation and sequence. Ko Phyo’s book is the most recent in a history of books about Myanmar birds. Betram E Smythies published The Birds of Burma inwhich became a useful manual for many decades. Publications for Myanmar ornithologists have been sparse, with the next publication being Birds of Myanmar inby Kyaw Nyunt Lwin and Khin Ma Ma Thwin.

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This earlier book is still in print with its fourth edition () under that same title. This small field guide focuses on of the nearly species that have been found in Myanmar/5(7). This is the first book to focus on the birds of Myanmar (aka, Burma) since the initial publication of the larger Birds of Burma by Smythies.

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