Tring: British Trust for Ornithology, 2004. Octavo, paperback, colour photographs, maps.
Captures the magic of migration among birds in seven familiar habitats in Britain. He investigates when, why and how this frenetic activity takes place and the hazards that migrants may encounter on their often prodigious travels. Nearly one hundred maps illustrate the migratory journeys of birds as diverse as Manx shearwaters and Chaffinches, House martins and Cuckoos. A fascinating read for birdwatchers.
Price: $35.00 AU