Owls of the World - a stunning and definitive photographic guide to these charismatic nocturnal birds.
Acknowledgements Introduction What makes an Owl? The Nature of Owls Evolution of Owls Distribution and Biogeography Taxonomy and DNA-Sequencing Owls and Humans Conservation Extinct Owls 'Owlaholics' Owl Association and Global Research Organisations Species Accounts The Species Accounts (1-268) Further Reading Photographic Credits Index Sounds, Sound Recordists and Localities
Heimo Mikkola is the world's best known owl expert. Originally from Finland, Mikkola has travelled the world, visiting 128 countries in the course of his 40-year research career in search of nocturnal birds. His previous books include Owls of Europe (Poyser).
a marvellous resource for the world's owls that would undeniably
look great on any birder's bookshelf * www.birdguides.com *
stunning... a fitting tribute to this diverse group * British Birds *
The definitive word on owl identification - Wildlife
This is a superb photographic guide... and I would recommend that any serious ornithologist should have this on their shelf - Scottish Birds