- ISBN 9781408127353 / 1408127350
- Title Rspb Handbook of British Birds
- Author Peter Holden and Tim Cleeves
- Category Wildlife: Birds & Birdwatching
- Format Paperback
- Year 2010
- Pages 320
- Publisher A & C Black Publishers Ltd
- Imprint Christopher Helm Publishers Ltd
- Edition 3rd
- Language English
- Dimensions 216mm x 135mm
This is a completely revised and updated edition of the bestselling RSPB Handbook of British Birds. This unique guide provides a 'biography' of each of the 279 commonest British bird species, plus 24 rarities, to give a complete, single source of basic information to our most familiar birds.
identify species - such as ducks, waders, warblers, raptors and gulls.
'This is a great book to take away on a break and one that you'll go-back, back, back to time and again.' Caravan Club Magazine (December 2010)
Peter Holden was formerly the head of the junior arm of the RSPB. He is the author of several bird books aimed at younger birders and beginners. Tim Cleeves also worked for the RSPB and is the co-author of Birds New to Britain.