Winner of the British Birds Magazine and British Trust for Ornithology best bird book of the year 2012. To the untrained eye, all reed warblers may look alike. A closer look, however, reveals an astonishing diversity in ecology and adaptive strategies across the world's 50 species. This book is a magnificent overview of this interesting group of song birds. Vividly written and beautifully illustrated, this accessible book will appeal to biologists and general nature enthusiasts alike. Written in co-operation with the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology.