The Definitive Visual GuideBook - 2007 | 1st American ed.
The beauty and drama of the avian world brought to breathtaking life
From hummingbirds weighing less than a coin to monkey-eating eagles this is a unique celebration of birds, photographed and studied in their natural environments around the world.
Explore the complete bird story- from their origins to bird watching locations, with up-to-date information on flight, anatomy, feeding, communication, breeding, habitat, migrations and life cycles. Spectacular features on the most impressive birds, plus a huge catalogue that profiles nearly fifteen hundred different species makes this a must-have for every bird enthusiast.
Published with Birdlife International, the world's leading avian authority..