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Collins New Naturalist Library

Author
David Cabot and Ian Nisbet
Format
Hardback

Regular price RRP £55.00 Out of stock special offer

Description

This New Naturalist volume provides a much-anticipated overview of these fascinating birds – the first book on the natural history of British and Irish terns since 1934.

Terns are small seabirds that are commonly seen along coastlines and estuaries in the summer months – their graceful flight and...Read more

Publication Date
06-06-2013
ISBN
978-0-00-741247-1
Pages
480

Reviews

‘A comprehensive addition to Collins’ iconic New Naturalist series. Lavishly illustrated … this book should provide great inspiration.’ Birdwatch
”'A beautifully written account of all aspects of tern biology […] excellent and informative photographs”Viola Ross-Smith, BTO
”'A comprehensive, illuminating and readable overview […] Cabot and Nisbet have made a masterful addition to the sum of tern knowledge with this fitting 123rd addition to The New Naturalist Library.”Seabird
”'Informative and beautifully illustrated throughout”IBIS
”'The authors and publishers deserve our gratitude for a product that is not only thorough, comprehensive, and a joy to read, but lavishly illustrated with carefully chosen color photographs and sketches […] The book is very well written and beautifully illustrated […] a delight to add to the bookshelf. This is a must-buy for anyone with an interest in terns.”Journal of Field Ornithology