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African Bird Sounds, Volume 2: West and Central Africa

African Bird Sounds, Volume 2: West and Central Africa

Author: Claude Chappuis

Published: 2001-12-01

Publisher's Description:

Covers 1043 species from West and Central Africa.

The African Bird Sounds CD set does not include any spoken announcements. The species are split into separate tracks which are all listed in the accompanying booklets and none of the sounds are artificial in any way. The set was designed to be an identification guide the species recordings are rather short (an average of 30 seconds each). African Bird Sounds is an essential tool for anybody trying to familiarise themeselves with the songs and calls of African birds.

190 pages, Boxed 11-CD set with 190 page English booklet



  • Language: English
  • Biogeographical Realm: Afrotropic
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  • Publisher: British Library of Wild Sounds/National Sound Archive
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  • Series Title: African Bird Sounds
  • Number in Series: 2
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  • Date Published: 30 Nov 2001
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Chris Merkord
May 08 2013 06:57 PM

Review by Nigel Redman in the ABC Bulletin: http://www.africanbi...-central-africa