British Birds -Names~Facts~Myths
by Geoff Green
A book exploring the intriguing world of the meaning of the names of 231 British birds, giving an insight into how birds were given their names. Uniquely the book explores all three name categories for birds - local, vernacular and scientific names, supplemented with interesting facts, data and insights about birds.
Enjoy this book as a serendipity of the meanings of the British bird names.