Birds of Britain and Europe


Flegg presents an easy-to-use guide to the most common 150 species of British bird, providing background information and a wealth of detail for on-the-spot identification.

ISBN: 9781472927118 Author: Tester, Flegg Publisher: Bloomsbury Natural History Publication Date: 8th September 2016 Imprint: Bloomsbury Natural History Cover: Paperback Dewey: 598.072344 (edition:23) Pages: 112 Language: English Edition: New Edition Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

Bloomsbury Green Guides are portable handbooks to the most commonly found species in Britain and Europe.With their diversity of form, colour, behaviour and song, birds are an endless source of fascination, but telling apart the different thrushes, finches, wagtails, warblers, tits and terns often stumps novices. The Green Guide to Birds makes identifying them easy for beginners and amateur naturalists alike.· Beautiful colour illustrations of the 150 species most common in Britain and Europe· Detailed description of plumage, behaviour, calls, songs and habitat to aid identification· Includes a comprehensive introduction with information on practical birdwatching and conservation, as well as a photo gallery new to this edition