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The Nature of Britain

Field / Identification Guide

By: Alan Titchmarsh

336 pages, Col photos

BBC Books

Hardback | Sep 2007 | #168712 | ISBN-13: 9780563493983
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About this book

A guide to British wildlife. It offers a closer look at the animals and plants of Britain's landscape, with chapters ranging from Mountains, Lakes, Forests and Seashores to Urban Landscapes.

"The Nature of Britain" paints a beautiful contemporary portrait of Britains wildlife, and features fascinating essays on each habitat, followed by identification guides to the species that can be found in each one. It is fully illustrated with over 900 breathtaking images.

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Alan Titchmarsh is the author of over thirty gardening books, including How To Be A Gardener 1 and 2, and is also a best-selling novelist. In 2004 his book British Isles - A Natural History was published to great acclaim, and he also presented the series that the book accompanied. Alan was the long-time presenter of BBC2's Gardeners' World and led the team on the hugely popular Ground Force series on BBC1. He was appointed an MBE in the 2000 New Year Honours List, for services to horticulture and to broadcasting.

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