"A mind-blowingly vast array of field characteristics" -- BirdGuides.com, July 6, 2010
"This book is great. In many ways it's better than expected." -- BirdGuides.com, July 6, 2010
If you're serious about your birding, and especially if you travel widely in the Western Palearctic, then this is going to be pretty essential -- Bird Watching magazine, August 2010
It is so groundbreaking in both content and ease of use that it is bound to become one of the classic works in birdwatching literature -- Sunday Express, August 2010
"A mind-boggling repository of information in a simple and readily accessible format, the like of which cannot be found anywhere else in a single pocket-sized volume.... This is a book to be taken seriously"
-- Birdwatch magazine, October 2010
"It's like no other field guide, indeed bird book of any kind, that you will have seen before... it's a must-have"
--British Birds magazine, November 2010
"ground-breaking research" --Sunday Express
"Advanced birders in the Western Palearctic will want this book!"
'Bird Book of the Year'
--Birdwatch magazine, February 2011
About the Author
Nils van Duivendijk
is an ornithologist and author based in the Netherlands. He is a regular contributor to Dutch Birding and other esteemed ornithological journals.