First exclusive field guide for this region234 colour plates covering 967 speciesDistribution maps for all resident and migrant speciesUp-to-date text for all species occurring in the region
Mark Brazil is an experienced field ornithologist who has had several previous books published including A Birdwatcher's Guide to Japan, The Birds of Japan (Helm) and The Whooper Swan (Poyser).
"So, what of the illustrations? I think this is the finest collection of plates I have ever seen for Asian birds." Bird Guides (17th April 2009) "It is a magnificent achievement, one that should stand the test of time, and well worth buying by every keen birder." Bird Guides (17th April 2009) "Highly recommended!" Birdwatch (May 2009) " an excellent, in some respects ground-breaking guide to this region" BirdWarching.co.uk (May 2009)