Unique handbook on bats with fascinating flight images Totally up to date with the latest state of research Bats – how do they live, how do they hunt, how do they raise their offspring? This new standard work presents all 51 species living in Europe and Northwest Africa together with six species that have been recently discovered. The book also documents the latest results from behavioural research: hunting strategies, social behaviour, brood care. With unique photos by Dietmar Nill, one of the best known bat photographers. A comprehensive work which will set standards.