Field Guide to Ghana’s Birds

Christopher Helm Field Guides has published the first dedicated Field Guide to the Birds of Ghana, by Nik Borrow & Ron Demey. I've just received a copy and it looks thoroughly excellent - certainly a major improvement on ant of the existing generic West African or continental guides for those spending any time birding in Ghana … Continue reading Field Guide to Ghana’s Birds

EK’s updates

"Ghana Essentials" (Inside the left part of the cover page): => Apparently, exchange rates have changed; By the beginning of 2010, 1 euro was about 2 new Ghana cedi (and not about 1.29 new Ghana cedi). * Chapter 2, section "birds"; pages 44 - 50: => Since the Bradt guide already provides extensive information on bird species … Continue reading EK’s updates

Claudia Marieb’s updates

A few suggestions   Add to the booklist:  In My Father's Land by Star Nyaniba Hammond. Afran Publications (Ghana), Ltd. A small book from a girl's perspective of being a black girl raised in England, then coming "home" to Ghana at the tender age of 8.  The culture shock she felt, that finally gave way to a … Continue reading Claudia Marieb’s updates