Raptors of the World A Field Guide

Several of the plates have been reworked and repainted for this guide. The book also has an updated colour distribution map for each species.

Raptors of the World  A Field Guide

Raptors of the World (Helm, 2001) is the definitive handbook to this most popular group of birds. This new field guide uses all of the plates from Raptors of the World, with a concise, revised text on facing pages, to create a conveniently-sized, lightweight field reference covering all 340 raptor species. Several of the plates have been reworked and repainted for this guide. The book also has an updated colour distribution map for each species. Much of the extensive introductory material has been retained in this guide, with the addition of a complete species list containing all subspecies and brief details of their ranges. Armed with this guide, birders will be able to identify with confidence any raptor encountered anywhere in the world.

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Raptors of the World: A Field Guide
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: James Ferguson-Lees, David A. Christie
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-17 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Raptors of the World (Helm, 2001) is the definitive handbook to this most popular group of birds. This new field guide uses all of the plates from Raptors of the World, with a concise, revised text on facing pages, to create a conveniently-sized, lightweight field reference covering all 340 raptor
Migrating Raptors of the World
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Keith L. Bildstein
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

"Keith L. Bildstein has studied migrating raptors on four continents and directs the conservation science program at Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, Pennsylvania, the world's first refuge for migratory birds of prey. In this book, he details the stories and successes of twelve of the world's most important raptor-viewing spots, among them
Flight Identification of Raptors of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: Dick Forsman
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-25 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Raptors are notoriously hard to identify, even if seen well, and represent perhaps the toughest of all ID challenges for birders. This book is the ultimate flight-identification guide for the raptors of the Western Palaearctic, covering Europe, North Africa, the Middle East (including Arabia) to Central Asia. It provides identification
African Raptors
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Bill Clark, Rob Davies
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-09 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The most comprehensive guide to African raptors ever published. Africa has the most diverse range of raptors of any continent, with almost a third of the world's species occurring in the region. This comprehensive new book treats all of these species in impressive detail, with emphasis on their field identification.
Raptors of Western North America
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Brian K. Wheeler
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press

"Raptors of Western North America"--together with its companion volume, "Raptors of Eastern North America"--are the best and most thorough guides to North American hawks, eagles, and other raptors ever published. Abundantly illustrated with hundreds of full-color high-quality photographs, they are essential books for anyone seeking to identify these notoriously tricky-to-identify