The beauty and drama of the bird world brought to breathtaking life in a new edition.
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 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.
This title is published with Birdlife International, the world's leading avian authority.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 512 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/03/2011
- Category: Reference works
- ISBN: 9781405362917