Birdlife of the Indian Subcontinent is a photographic guide that provides a wide variety of information on birds of the Indian subcontinent. The superb photographs and accompanying text make identification of a particular bird in its typical habitat easy for bird watchers. Apart from the physical description and distribution of the birds, the book also provides data about the status of birds (whether highly endangered, endangered or vulnerable) and their eating, nesting and breeding habits.
Biswajit Roy Chowdhury has been a keen birder and a well-known wildlife conservationist and photographer for the past three decades. He has executed many wildlife projects delegated by the Ministry of Environment & Forests, Govt. Of India, World Bank, UNDP, State Forest Departments, Government of United Kingdom, Federal Government of United States and AMN AMRO Foundation. His many publications include Wild Wonders of India and Nepal and Wild Wonders of Asia, The Sunderbans: A Photographic Field Guide, Sunderbans: The Mystic Mangrove and Wild Wonders of India.