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The Great British Year: Wildlife Through the Seasons
     

The Great British Year: Wildlife Through the Seasons

by Stephen Moss
 

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Experience the astonishing wildlife and seasonal spectacles on Britain's own doorstep in this companion to the new BBC series, from the same team who created Africa 

Britain is a place of remarkable beauty and surprising extremes: nowhere else in the temperate world boasts such extreme variety in such a small area. The

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Experience the astonishing wildlife and seasonal spectacles on Britain's own doorstep in this companion to the new BBC series, from the same team who created Africa 

Britain is a place of remarkable beauty and surprising extremes: nowhere else in the temperate world boasts such extreme variety in such a small area. The humble island has more than 10,000 miles of coastline, iconic animals and birds, and unique spectacles of migration that see wildlife from all corners of the globe descend upon its shores. Life is governed by the seasons: each month bringing extraordinary transformations to the land and its inhabitants. This lavish companion to the BBC One series brings Britain to life, celebrating the vibrancy of the changing year through stunning photography and mesmerizing time-lapse sequences, revealing unmissable drama and beauty.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781780877105
Publisher:
Quercus
Publication date:
12/01/2013
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
9.90(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.30(d)

Meet the Author

Stephen Moss has written more than 20 natural history books, including The Birder's Companion and Bumper Book of Nature. He writes a monthly Birdwatch column for the Guardian, frequent articles for BBC Wildlife and Birdwatch magazines, and presents a primetime BBC Radio series on birdsong.

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