Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

    World's Best Bird Songs

    By Hannu Jannes

    Hardback £9.05

    This beautifully illustrated and very useful book and audio CD combination brings together 80 of the most remarkable species from around the world.

    Field Guide to the Birds of North America 7th edition

    By Jon L. Dunn

    Paperback £14.46

    This fully revised and updated edition of the best-selling North American bird field guide is the most up-to-date guide on the market. Perfect for beginning to advanced birders, it is the only book organized to match the latest American Ornithologists' Union taxonomy .

    Teach Yourself Bird Watching

    By George E. Hyde

    Hardback £7.25

    Appreciating the rich diversity of bird life on our island is about more than just looking out of the window. This beautiful book of birds, first published in 1962, is a wonderful resource for any amateur ornithologist of the present - or the past.

    Extinct Birds

    By Julian P. Hume

    Hardback Save £9.54 = £50.46

    Extinct Birds was the first comprehensive review of the hundreds of the bird species and subspecies that have become extinct over the last 1,000 years of habitat degradation, over-hunting and rat introduction. It has become the standard text on this subject, covering both familiar icons of extinction as well as...

    Bird Photographer of the Year

    By Bird Photographer of the Year

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Foreword by Chris Packham This beautiful book accompanies the photographic competition celebrating some of the best bird photography of the year.

    Shorebirds in Action

    By Richard Chandler

    Paperback Save £6.32 = £15.63

    Bowland Beth

    By David Cobham

    Hardback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    `An outstanding book' Spectator The story of the short life and tragic death of Bowland Beth - an English Hen Harrier - which dramatically highlights the major issues in UK conservation.

    Crow

    By Boria Sax

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    A classic account of the crow, now available in B-format paperback. Boria Sax looks at the crow in myth, literature and life, from Noah's raven to films such as The Crow.

    Birds of South-East Asia

    By Norman Arlott

    Hardback Save £13.54 = £26.46

    This comprehensive new field guide is an excellent addition to the world-renowned series - the ultimate reference book for travelling birdwatchers.

    As Kingfishers Catch Fire

    By Alex Preston

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    As Kingfishers Catch Fire: Birds and Books is an illustrated and visually stunning exploration of birds in literature, from Ovid to Ted Hughes.

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