on 22 November 2012
This book must be considered to be the definative statement on seabirds detailing over 300 species with 800 plus pictures.
For each species is given English and Latin names,size (length and wingspan),identification,distribution,habitat,status and plumage.
The pictures, of excellent quality,were taken by very many photographers give about 3 for each species.
Non marine species are excluded.IUCN criteria for endangered are given.
A first class reference book.