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    Shorebirds of the Northern Hemisphere (Helm Photographic Guides) (Paperback) By (author) Richard Chandler

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    DescriptionShorebirds are a very popular group of birds among birders of all standards, though their identification is often a challenge. Covering all the species of the northern hemisphere, this new photographic guide provides all the information a birder will need at a glance. Lavishly illustrated with colour photography by the author, Shorebirds of the Northern Hemisphere focuses on specific and subspecific separation and on ageing to provide a complete identification resource.


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    Title
    Shorebirds of the Northern Hemisphere
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Richard Chandler
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 448
    Width: 156 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 30 mm
    Weight: 1,000 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781408107904
    ISBN 10: 1408107902
    Classifications

    BIC subject category V2: WNCB
    BIC E4L: SCP
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.2
    BISAC V2.8: NAT004000
    DC22: 598.33
    Thema V1.0: WNCB
    Illustrations note
    700 colour photos, 150 colour maps
    Publisher
    Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
    Imprint name
    Christopher Helm Publishers Ltd
    Publication date
    20 April 2009
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Richard Chandler is a renowned wader specialist and photographer. Formerly a professor at Imperial College, London, he has been a member of the British Birds editorial board for more than 20 years. His previous books include North Atlantic Shorebirds (Macmillan).
    Review quote
    ' It is a splendid addition to any wader watcher's library ' Birdwatching (July 2009) ' Fans of tertials and split supercilia will love this technical book ' Birdwatching (July 2009) 'An excellent reference guide' Birdwatching (June 09) 'An important new source for shorebird identification.' Scottish Birds (2009) '...a useful collection of shorebird photographs from one of the world's finest bird photographers...many will find it a valuable purchase.' Sandgrouse (2009) 'This is a very attractive publication at a very reasonable price, and I highly recommend it to all wader enthusiasts.' Seabird (2009)