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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 02.4 April 1991

Illustrated Field Guides to the British Flora: A Review

By - John Ackeroyd

Illustrated field guides are an indispensable accessory of the modern naturalist and field botanist. Twenty-five years ago, those of us beginning to take an interest in field botany would dispute the relative merits of just two books, McClintock & Fritter's Pocket Guide to Wild Flowers and the Rev W Keble Martin's revolutionary new work The concise British Flora in colour

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist