Field Guide to Birds

Frank Hecker, Katrin Hecker
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    Unique approach: our bird world arranged by habitats
185x110x15mm (LxWxH)
Cover/Layout 317 colour photos, 108 colour drawings
Pages: 192
EAN: 9783440131473
Art.-No.: 13147
Handy, practical, ideal for the beginner! All 230 Central European species are shown in more than 300 brilliant color photos (three species per two-page spread). The book is organized by habitats: woods, meadows, waterways, coasts, mountains and settlements. This allows quick orientation for the reader. Identification becomes particularly easy. The authors: Katrin and Frank Hecker are graduate biologists specializing in zoology and botany, respectively. For many years they have jointly published articles on natural subjects in established magazines and newspapers. They are the authors of several books, among them Kosmos Nature Guide for on the Go and Animals and Plants of the Alps.

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Frank Hecker

Frank Hecker is a graduate biologist with a focus on zoology, botany and marine biology. He has made a name for himself as a nature photographer, writes natural history reports for magazines and newspapers, and is the author of several books.
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Katrin Hecker

Katrin Hecker ist Diplom-Biologein mit den Schwerpunkten Zoologie, Botanik und Meeresbiologie und arbeitet als freie Autorin. Mit ihrem ganz persönlichen Blick auf die Natur entwickelt Sie immer wieder neue Idee, wie man die Tier- und Pflanzenwelt für sich neu entdecken und erleben kann.
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