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GB guides, handbooks, atlases
Field guides 2000 to present | 1950 to 1999 | 1900 to 1949 | Pre-1900 | Site Guides | Birdwatching Guides | Song ID | Atlases | County Avifaunas | Rare birds | Garden Birds |

World guides, handbooks, atlases
Handbooks/guides | Atlases | Rare birds | Site Guides | Checklists | Bird Families Of The World | Handbook of Birds of the World |

Books about GB and world species / families
Albatross | Anhinga | Asities | Auk | Avocet | Batis | Bee-eater | Bird Of Paradise | Birds Of Prey | Bittern | Blackbird | Bowerbird | Broadbill | Bulbul | Bunting | Bustard | Buzzard | Cardinal | Cassowary | Chat | Cockatoo | Condor | Coot | Cormorant | Cotinga | Coursers | Crake | Crane | Crane | Crossbill | Crow | Cuckoo | Curassow | Curlew | Darter | Darwin's Finch | Dipper | Diver | Dotterel | Dove | Drongo | Duck | Dunlin | Dunnock | Eagle | Egret | Emu | Fairy-Wren | Falcon | Fantail | Finch | Flamingo | Flowerpecker | Flycatcher | Francolin | Frigatebird | Frogmouths | Fulmar | Gannet | Geese | Gnateater | Godwit | Goshawk | Grebe | Greenshank | Grouse | Gull | Harrier | Heron | Hobby | Honeyguide | Hornbill | Hummingbird | Ibis | Indigobird | Jacamar | Jackdaw | Jay | Kakapo | Kea | Kestrel | Kingfisher | Kite | Kiwi | Knot | Kokako | Kookaburra | Lapwing | Lark | Leafbird | Linnet | Longclaws | Lyrebird | Magpie | Manakin | Martin | Megapode | Merlin | Mockingbird | Moorhen | Motmots | Mousebird | New World Warbler | Nightingale | Nightjar | Nuthatch | NW Blackbird | Oilbird | Oriole | Osprey | Ostrich | Owls | Oxpecker | Oystercatcher | Pardalote | Parrots | Partridge | Pelican | Penguin | Peregrine | Petrel | Pheasant | Pigeon | Pipit | Pittas | Plovers | Potoos | Pratincoles | Puffbirds | Puffins | Quail | Quelea | Rail | Raptor | Raven | Redshank | Redstart | Rhea | Ring Ouzel | Roadrunner | Robin | Rollers | Rook | Ruff | Sanderling | Sandgrouse | Seabird | Shearwater | Shorebirds | Shrike | Skua | Snipe | Sparrowhawk | Sparrow | American Sparrows | Spoonbill | Starling | Stone Curlew | Stork | Sunbird | Swallow | Swan | Swift | Takahe | Tanager | Tapaculo | Tern | Thrasher | Thrush | Tinamous | Tit | Todies | Toucan | Treecreeper | Trogon | Tropicbird | Turaco | Vangas | Vireos | Vulture | Wader | Wagtail | Warbler | Waterfowl | Wattle-eye | Weaver | Wheatear | Whydah | Wildfowl | Woodcock | Woodcreeper | Woodpecker | Woodswallow | Wren

Bird books by region of GB
England ( Beds | Berks | Bucks | Cambs | Cheshire | Cornwall | Cumbria | Derbys | Devon | Dorset | Durham | Essex | Gloucs | Hamps | Herefordshire | Herts | Isle of Wight | Kent | Lancs | Leics | Lincs | London | Merseyside | Norfolk | Northants | Northumb | Notts | Oxfordshire | Rutland | Scilly Isles | Shropshire | Somerset | Staffs | Suffolk | Surrey | Sussex | Warwickshire | West Midlands | Wiltshire | Worcs | Yorkshire) | Wales ( Anglesey | Mid Wales | N. Wales | Pembrokeshire | S. Wales) | Scotland ( Argyll | Ayrshire | Borders | Central Valley | Dumfries & Galloway | Fair Isle | Fife | Grampian | Highland | Inner Hebrides | Orkney | Outer Hebrides | Shetland) | N. Ireland | Isle of Man | Channel Islands

Bird books by area of the world
Follow links for books about birds in specific countries
and islands within the continental or oceanic areas.

Europe (and countries) | Asia (and countries) | Africa (and countries) | Caribbean (and islands) | Cent. America (and countries) | S. America (and countries) | N. America (and countries) | Pacific (and islands) | Atlantic (and islands) | Indian Ocean (and islands) | Australasia / Oceania (and countries)

Books by GB organisations
British Ornithologists' Club (BOC) | British Ornithologists' Union (BOU) | British Trust For Ornithology (BTO) | Natural History Museum (London) | Royal Society For The Protection Of Birds (RSPB) | Wildlife Trusts |

Books by other organisations
AEWA | AOU | BirdLife Int. | Cooper OS | International Wader Study Group | Nutall OC | OMPO | US Govt | Wetlands Int. | WWGBP |

Reference and miscellaneous
Books about bird books | Twitchers, Listers & Big Years | Collected journalism | Dictionaries | Encyclopedias | Observatories | Poetry anthologies | Shakespeare's birds | Stamps | Gardening for birds

May also be interested in .... GB books about
Bumblebees | Butterflies | Dragonflies | Grasshoppers and Crickets | Moths |

Art and artists
General bird art | Australian bird art | Artists_For_Nature | Images Of Nature series | Art Of Nature series |
Artists : Carry Akroyd | Winifred Austen | Keith Brockie | John Busby | Eric Ennion | L.A. Fuertes | John Gould | Roland Green | Henrik Grönvold | Alan Harris | D.M. Reid Henry | Lars Jonsson | J.G. Keulemans | J. Fenwick Lansdowne | Edward Lear | Ian Lewington | George E. Lodge | James McCallum | Lilian Medland | Bruce Pearson | Chris Rose | C.F. Tunnicliffe | Michael Warren | Donald Watson | C. Webb Smith | Alexander Wilson | Tim Worfolk |

Ornithologists / Authors
Salim Ali | E. A. Armstrong | David A. Bannerman | Frank M. Chapman | Mark Cocker | T. A. Coward | Charles Dixon | Richard Fitter | Errol Fuller | John Gould | W.H. Hudson | David Lack | Richard Mabey | Stephen Moss | Ian Newton | Derek Ratcliffe | Henry Seebohm | G.E. Shelley | Eric Simms | Other ornithologists

Ornithological subjects
Anatomy | Archaeology | Avian Brood Parasitism | Bird names | Climate & weather | Colour | Cooperative breeding | Eggs & incubation | Energetics | Evolution | Extinct Birds | Feathers | Flight | Fossils & origins | History of Ornithology | Lekking | Migration | Nest construction | Physiology | Song | Speciation | Taxonomy | Urban ecology

Journals and reports
BTO reports | Current Ornithology | Ornithological Monographs | Pacific Coast Avifauna | Studies In Avian Biology | WIWO reports

Publishers
Academic Pr | Arlequin | Artery | Aurum | Aves | Barracuda | John Beaufoy | Bradt | Brambleby | Buckingham | Cambridge UP | Canterbury UP | Collins | Cornell UP | Crossbill | Dundurn | Ebury | Falcon | Firefly | Greystone | Hamlyn | Harvard UP | Helm | Isabelline | KNNV Uitgeverij | Ladybird (536) | Langford | Liverpool UP | Lone Pine | Lynx | New Holland | Otago UP | OUP | Pelagic | Penguin (King) | Penguin (NGds) | Periplus | Pica | Craig Potton | Poyser | Princeton UP | Prion | Reaktion | Shire | Smithsonian | Springer | Stackpole | Surrey Beatty | Te Papa | Texas A&M UP | U. Chicago P | U. Michigan P | U. Texas P | Whittet | Whittles | Wren | Yale UP


Last updated December 2014