An introductory guide to 240 of the most common animals and plants to be found on and around the seashores of Britain and northwest Europe. The book is compact and easy-to-use - a suitable nature guide to take with you on a day to the seaside, or for anyone who lives near the coast.
Each plant and animal is illustrated with a full-colour photograph to aid quick identification. The main text about each species includes information on distribution, habitat and reproduction, while the ID fact file presents key identification features for quick and easy reference. Similar species are shown together and are cross-referenced to ensure correct and simple identification.
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Ken Preston-Mafham, the author of this title, together with Rod and Jean Preston-Mafham, runs Premaphotos Wildlife, a natural history picture library based in Cornwall which boasts a stock of 75,000 colour photographs. He is a prolific author, having co-written a number of books including The Natural History of Insects, The Natural History of Spiders, The Encyclopaedia of Land Invertebrate Behaviour and Cacti: The Illustrated Dictionary.
Seashore by Rod Preston-Mafham
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