A Photographic Guide to the Birds of Japan and North-East Asia (Paperback)
Yale University Press, 9780300135565, 504pp.
Publication Date: March 3, 2008
Succinct entries for each species describe important identification features, various plumages, how to distinguish similar species, and where, when, and how frequently to expect sightings. Each entry includes one or more superb photographs and a user-friendly range map.
About the Author
Tadao Shimba is an internationally respected birder and natural history photographer. He has recorded many rare birds and frequently contributes photographs and birding accounts to field guides and magazines. He lives in Battle Creek, MI.