An introductory guide to 500 of the most common birds, wild flowers, trees, insects, mammals, fish, reptiles and amphibians that share the British Isles with us / This title is part of the second batch of Wild Guide titles being relaunched in spring 05, with a fresh, new-look cover design. / Represents excellent value for money in this chunky format / Comes with a free, durable plastic wallet, to withstand wear and tear in the field
Peter Holden has worked for the RSPB for over 30 years and is currently head of the Youth and Volunteer Department. He is a consultant for BBC's Blue Peter and he teamed up with Bill Oddie for Bird in the Nest in 1994 and 1995. More recently he presented the award-winning series Habitats for Channel 4 schools. Peter is the author of several books, including the RSPB Guide to British Birds and, most recently, the RSPB Handbook of British Birds which was published in May 2002.
Praise for Wild Guide British Wildlife: "!the text and photographs!are excellent." "!To get so much information in one book means the price is remarkably low!"