• Flight Identification of European Passerines and Select Landbirds

    2 monthes ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Since the 2nd edition of the Collins Bird Guide (published as “Birds of Europe” in the US) from 2009, the field guide market for European guides is practically dead. Knowing how good Collins 2 is and how high standards it has set, no publisher seems to dare to challenge them on the continental level (there are a few single-country guides, e.g. for Cyprus ).
    And that is one of the reasons I am impressed with the “Flight Identification of European Passerines and Select Landbirds: An Illustrated and Photographic Guide”, though it is not a standard field guide. Weighing 2.88 pounds, it is a...
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