Beautiful Birds of Kenya Author:John Karmali Kenya is justly famous throughout the world for the beauty and variety of its birdlife, and bird safaris are a regular feature of the tourist scene. Out of a total of 1,750 bird species to be found in Africa south of the Sahara, Kenya alone is represented by as many as 1,054 species, thus making it the country with the richest avifauna of any on... more » the African continent.
Not a field guide, this book is illustrated entirely in colour with the author's outstanding and artistic photographic studies of 88 species, which help to identify the most eye-catching birds of Kenya. As a recognition of his achievements in the field of nature photography, John Karmali was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal Photographic Society of Great Britain in 1975.
John Karmali, a citizen of Kenya, was born and has lived in Nairobi for most of his life, and has been involved with wildlife and its conservation for many years.« less