Birds of the Nile Valley

Birds of the Nile Valley

Water-resistant and compact, this handy guide to the resident and seasonal birds of Egypt is a perfect reference for birdwatchers keen and casual.

Author: Dominique Navarro

Publisher: Amer Univ in Cairo Press

ISBN: 9774165799

Category: Nature

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Tourists are not the only foreigners who flock to Egypt to find solace in Egypt's eternal sunlight and indulge in the lush abundance of the Nile River-migrating birds from the north come too, and visitors luxuriating on one of Egypt's gorgeous beaches, touring historic monuments, or enjoying a cruise down the Nile are bound to encounter a wide variety of bird life. Water-resistant and compact, this handy guide to the resident and seasonal birds of Egypt is a perfect reference for birdwatchers keen and casual. -50 Migrating and resident species of the Nile Valley - Ancient Egypt's Seasons: Akhet (Autumn) - Inundations Peret (Winter) - Growth Shomu (Summer) - Harvest - Map listing birdwatching and wintering/breeding locations
Categories: Nature

Notes of a Naturalist in the Nile Valley and Malta

Notes of a Naturalist in the Nile Valley and Malta

A Narrative of Exploration and Research in Connection with the Natural History,
Geology, and Archæology of the Lower Nile and Maltese Islands Andrew Leith
Adams. compare in degree with diurnal birds . However , the European nightjar ...

Author: Andrew Leith Adams

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:600004217

Category: Malta

Page: 295

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Categories: Malta

Egyptian Birds

Egyptian Birds

Author: Charles Whymper

Publisher: Good Press

ISBN: EAN:4064066234171

Category: Fiction

Page: 4204

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"Egyptian Birds" by Charles Whymper. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.
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Birds Collected by the Childs Frick Expedition to Ethiopia and Kenya Colony

Birds Collected by the Childs Frick Expedition to Ethiopia and Kenya Colony

I have examined a very large series from Ethiopia , Kenya Colony , Tanganyika
Territory , the eastern Belgian Congo , Uganda , and the Nile Valley of the Sudan
( 212 specimens ) and find that the birds of the Nile Valley of the southern Sudan
 ...

Author: Herbert Friedmann

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105046412404

Category: Birds

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Categories: Birds

The bird world described with pen and pencil by W H D Adams and H Giacomelli

The bird world described with pen and pencil  by W H D  Adams and H  Giacomelli

232 Tropical singing - birds . . . . 303 The ground or ant thrush . . . . . . 235 An old
poet ( John Lilye ) on the songs of birds 304 A picture of bird - life in Buru . . . .
237 IN THE NILE VALLEY . - - TAE IBISA flycatcher indigenous to the island .

Author: William Henry Davenport Adams

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:590005012

Category: Birds

Page: 464

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Categories: Birds

A Handbook to the Birds of Egypt

A Handbook to the Birds of Egypt

We may sum up our knowledge relating to the alluvial deposit of the Nile , and
the alterations which have taken place in the bed of the river , under the following
heads :1. The land is slowly sinking in Lower Egypt . 2. No very marked change ...

Author: George Ernest Shelley

Publisher:

ISBN: BSB:BSB11019867

Category: Birds

Page: 342

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Categories: Birds

The Birds of the Anamba Islands

The Birds of the Anamba Islands

( Fazogli Hills , Blue Nile , southeastern Sudan . ) 1910. O [ urebia ] ... The Nile
Valley form , as thus restricted , is not sharply marked from either 0. montana
montana or 0. m . cottoni , and unquestionably intergrades directly with both . 1
Ann . and ...

Author: Harry Church Oberholser

Publisher:

ISBN: IND:30000099770715

Category: Birds

Page: 75

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Categories: Birds

Country Life

Country Life

While the migrants are only beginning to move to the places where they will do
their breeding , many of the resident birds of the Nile valley have their nesting
season well over . In March last many of the visitors going up from Luxor to the
Valley ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: PRNC:32101079523369

Category: Country life

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Categories: Country life

The Migration of British Birds

The Migration of British Birds

The species marked B in the above table are birds that go much further to the
south in East Africa than in West Africa; not ... The evidence also seems to
suggest that some of these migrants, after going down the Nile valley, spread
westwards ...

Author: Charles Dixon

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:B3319768

Category: Birds

Page: 320

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Categories: Birds

A History of the Birds of Europe

A History of the Birds of Europe

Canon Tristram writes in his “ Natural History of the Bible ' : - " Few birds have
had more absurd fables attached to them ... It is interesting to observe that the
familiar tenants of the Nile valley in those days were the same as now ; possibly
they ...

Author: Henry Eeles Dresser

Publisher:

ISBN: BML:37001103990516

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The Birds of North and Middle America

The Birds of North and Middle America

1 , 1873 , 1029 ( Red Sea ; Nile Valley , etc . ) .— OUSTALET , Bibl . École
Hautes - Études , xxxi , 1886 , Art . 10 , p . 12 ( Somali - land ) . ( Charadrius )
fluviatilis Gray , Hand - list , iii , 1871 , 15 , no . 9999 . Aegialitis fluviatilis Brehm ,
Vög ...

Author: Robert Ridgway

Publisher:

ISBN: OSU:32435029594801

Category: Birds

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A Hand book to the Birds of Great Britain

A Hand book to the Birds of Great Britain

Its winter home lies in North - eastern Africa and in Senegambia , and the bird
probably migrates to a certain extent across the Sahara . It does not follow the
usual route of migration down the Nile Valley , so far south as the Red - backed ...

Author: Richard Bowdler Sharpe

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015019735136

Category: Birds

Page:

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The Birds of Devon

The Birds of Devon

These last tbree birds were seen coming from a north - west direction , and going
south or southeast . They were at a great ... The home of this Goose is to be found
, as its name implies , in the Nile valley and in tropical Africa . There are no ...

Author: William Samuel Mitchell D'Urban

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:32044107225492

Category: Birds

Page: 459

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Novitates Zoologicae

Novitates Zoologicae

Nicoll is convinced that his moeritica , collected about 50 km . from the Nile , is
separable from the birds of the Nile Valley at the same latitude . Of course the
Fayoum is very peculiar and has , as shown by Nicoll , who made a collection of
birds ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:C2888265

Category: Zoology

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Categories: Zoology

The Migration of Birds

The Migration of Birds

In Africa , which is practically a continuation of the direct routes from Europe , the
most important river highway is the Nile Valley , which receives an incredible
number of migrants from Russia , Asia Minor , and Syriamost of them species that
 ...

Author: Charles Dixon

Publisher:

ISBN: WISC:89097670764

Category: Birds

Page: 300

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Categories: Birds

The national encyclop dia Libr ed

The national encyclop  dia  Libr  ed

States this is a migratory bird , inhabiting the swamps and Small as it may seem ,
this was the land of the Pharaobs rice - fields of the Southern states . Its nest is
built on the and the Ptolemies ; and in this narrow Nile valley those cedars in the
 ...

Author: National cyclopaedia

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:600046795

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The Saturday Review of Politics Literature Science and Art

The Saturday Review of Politics  Literature  Science and Art

We saw little to her credit that Miss Julia Neilson managed to keep the same bird
enter the crocodile's mouth three ... the natives of the Nile Valley crocodile - birds
, ” interesting , as it agrees exactly in all its details with on a very large sand ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105119140510

Category:

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Sketch book of British Birds

Sketch book of British Birds

The male of this bird differs from THE LESSER that of the Common Kestrel not
only KESTREL . ( Cerchneis cenchris . ) ... In winter it visits Africa , passing down
the Nile Valley to South - western Africa . The male of the Red - footed Kestrel is ...

Author: Richard Bowdler Sharpe

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:N11032452

Category: Birds

Page: 255

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Categories: Birds

Land sea and sky or Wonders of life and nature tr from the Germ Die Erde und ihr organisches Leben of H J Klein and dr Thom by J Minshull

Land  sea and sky  or  Wonders of life and nature  tr  from the Germ   Die Erde und ihr organisches Leben  of H J  Klein and dr  Thom    by J  Minshull

The shrill sand - grouse ( Pterocles ) is found in the Nile valley and in the desert .
Quails appear in dense swarms as birds of passage . Among the representatives
of the bird world most frequently depicted upon the old Egyptian monuments ...

Author: Hermann Joseph Klein

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:590566953

Category:

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Zoology of Egypt Reptilia and Batrachia

Zoology of Egypt  Reptilia and Batrachia

The improbability of any bird coming out alive from the closed mouth of a
crocodile is so great , and the proceeding on the ... the oldest monuments of the
Nile valley , to the days when the groups of prehistoric men dotted along the
banks of the ...

Author: John Anderson

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105031292670

Category: Fishes

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Categories: Fishes