A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Britain and Northern Europe

A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Britain and Northern Europe

By Peter Goodfellow

John Beaufoy Publishing, Paperback, 9781906780128, 160pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2010

Description
A brand new, entry level photographic identification guide to the commoner birds of Britain and Northern Europe, featuring 280 species that the amateur naturalist might expect to see in the field or garden.The user-friendly introduction covers geography, climate, habits, taxonomy and nomenclature, bird topography, and the best places to watch birds, in a way that doesn't assume prior knowledge of the subject.


About the Author
Peter Goodfellow is a retired schoolteacher and lifelong birdwatcher. He is a past Chairman of Devon Birdwatching and Preservation Society and is regularly involved with BTO surveys. His previous publications include Shakespeare's Birds, and the AA Iluustrated Birds of Britain & Europe.