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A Naturalist's Guide to Trees of Britain & Northern Europe

Field / Identification Guide

Series: Naturalist's Guides - Britain & Europe

By: Andrew Cleave (Author), Paul Sterry (Illustrator)

160 pages, 300 colour photos

John Beaufoy Books

Paperback | waterproof PVC cover | Mar 2015 | #219863 | ISBN-13: 9781909612372
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NHBS Price: £8.99 $11/€11 approx

About this book

This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 tree species most commonly seen in Britain and northern Europe is perfect for amateur naturalists. High quality photographs from Britain's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions, which include common and scientific name, height, distribution and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers the different habitats, a definition of what is a tree and how to identify the species, as well as a glossary.


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Biography

Andrew Cleave MBE has written more than thirty books about natural history subjects, including field guides to trees and wild flowers. He began his career as a biology teacher before concentrating on writing, photography, lecturing and tour leading - he has led natural history tours to the Mediterranean, Spitsbergen, and many regions of Europe. Andrew was appointed MBE for services to Environmental Education in 1995. He lives in Basingstoke.

Paul Sterry is one of the UK's leading wildlife and natural history photographers, with more than forty highly successful books to his name. Originally trained as a biologist, he uses his knowledge of natural history and ecology to take images that serve to depict wildlife in a natural context, and to celebrate its beauty. He lives in Berkshire.

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