RSPB Handbook Of British Birds
RSPB Handbook of British Birds 3rd Edition by Peter Holden and Tim Cleeves.
The RSPB handbook of British Birds is the ideal reference for birdwatchers of all levels of interest and experience.
The 272 commonest birds in Britain and Ireland are covered in detail, followed by shorter accounts of 24 rarer species sometimes seen in Britain
Consise and up-to-date text offers "biography" of each species in simple,non technical language,enhanced throughout the colour illustrations by some of the world's leading bird artists.
1200 superb colour illustrations,plus 7 brand new comparison artwork spreads.
Fully updated colour distribution maps with information on breeding,wintering and migration.
- Detailed text covering identification,moult patterns,habitat,range,voice,food and feeding, breeding ecology,distribution,seasonal movements and conservation.
- Maps,text and illustrations appear on the same page for easy reference.