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RSPB Birds of Britain and Europe

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RSPB Birds of Britain and Europe

RSPB Complete Birds of Britain and Europe is the ultimate photographic...

NHBS Price: £16.99 $21/€19 approx

By: Rob Hume (Author)

456 pages, colour photos, colour illustrations, colour distribution maps

Dorling Kindersley

Paperback | Apr 2012 | Edition: 3 | #188625 | ISBN-13: 9781405362023
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This is the ultimate photographic guide to the birds of Europe. Produced with the RSPB, Birds of Britain and Europe is a stunning, illustrated guide to Europe's bird species. It describes and illustrates bird characteristics and beautiful full colour photographs reveal individual species with unrivalled clarity, with features on over 800 regularly seen species with illustrations and maps, plus an audio DVD with specially commissioned birdsong and calls. Including the characteristics of anatomy, life cycle, and behaviour, and providing a survey of the habitats in which birds live, this title will appeal to all levels of birdwatchers and enthusiasts.

" [...] colourful and well-designed and is a valuable guide to rookie and experienced birders"
- Countryman

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Rob Hume is a writer, editor, artist, identification expert, and bird tour leader, and is much in demand for his expertise on birds. Rob has worked for the RSPB for 23 years, and now edits the society's magazine, Birds. He lives in Sandy, Bedfordshire.

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