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Through a naturalist’s eyes

By - Robert Burton

"My education in zoology was based on comparative anatomy, The archetypal essay title was 'Compare and contrast the annelids and arthropods'. My invertebrate textbook and 'bible', known as BEPS (authors: Borradaile, Eastman, Potts & Saunders), was illustrated with simple line drawings of animals and parts of animals. We learned ven/ little about how these animals lived, and it was a revelation, when my father and I were writing an enormous Encyclopaedia ofAnimal Life in the 19605, to find that my textbook invertebrates led such interesting lives. Nowadays you can see them performing on television."

 

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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