Britain's Birds: An Identification Guide to the Birds of Britain and Ireland, Second edition

by Hume, Rob; et al
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Britain's Birds: An Identification Guide to the Birds of Britain and Ireland, Second edition

by Hume, Rob; et al

Format: Flexi-binding

Status: Not yet published

Code: 14587ED2

Condition: New

Due: 2020/06/30

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Field Guide=A guide with illustrations or photographs for identification
A bestselling guide since it was first published, Britain's Birds has quickly established itself as the go-to photographic identification guide to the birds of Great Britain and Ireland - the most comprehensive, up-to-date, practical and user-friendly book of its kind. Acclaimed by birdwatchers of all kinds, from the beginner to the most experienced, the guide has now been thoroughly revised and updated to make it even better than before. Combining the finest of identification guide content and presentation, this eagerly awaited second edition preserves the best of the first edition while covering twelve newly recorded species and offering a host of improvements that make identification easier.

Provides comprehensive coverage of all the birds ever recorded in Britain and Ireland
Describes and illustrates all plumages likely to be encountered
Features more than 3,200 stunning photographs carefully selected to show the birds as you really see them
Outlines simple steps to help you identify any bird you see
Presents simple and accurate comparisons of similar and difficult species

New features include:
Coverage of 12 new species recorded since the first edition plus revisions to reflect the latest taxonomy
Coverage of all subspecies
Improved identification aids, including more than 400 new photos, enhanced photo annotations and many redesigned plates
Fully revised species accounts, including the latest information on identification features, status, numbers, geographical range and date ranges for all plumages that may be seen during only part of the year

Praise for the previous edition: 'The full impact of this book comes from its photographs and this guide is head and shoulders above any other photo guide I have seen. . . . [W]ithout doubt the best photo guide on the market.' - Andy Stoddart, Rare Bird Alert

ISBN: 9780691199795

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Year of Publication: 2020/06/30

Page Count: 576