Acknowledgements Foreword The RSPB Introduction Species Accounts DIY in the Garden Glossary Index Image Credits
This updated edition of a hugely popular RSPB handbook provides a comprehensive, single source of information on the plants and animals that live alongside us.
Peter Holden is the author of the bestselling RSPB Handbook of British Birds. He held senior positions at the RSPB for over 30 years and is the author of several books. Geoffrey Abbott formerly worked for the RSPB. He now lectures part-time for the Field Studies Council. He is responsible for the book's plants and insects sections.
An absolute must for anyone who has ever pulled back the curtains
and wondered what creature, great or small, has taken up residence
amid the herbaceous border. * Sunday Express *
This book ought to be on your kitchen table. * Birdwatching *