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Category Archives: Book Reviews

ECOS 39(5): Book review: A SHADOW ABOVE

A SHADOW ABOVE The Fall and Rise of the Raven Joe Shute Bloomsbury Natural History [...]

ECOS 39(5): Book review: CURLEW MOON

CURLEW MOON Mary Colwell William Collins2018272 pagesHardback £16.99ISBN: 978-0-0081-4105-6 Review by Alistair Crowle Appreciating the plight [...]


PLOUGHING A NEW FURROW A blueprint for wildlife friendly farming Malcolm Smith Whittles Publishing2018272 pagesPaperback [...]

ECOS 39 (4): Book Review: EARTH TO EARTH

EARTH TO EARTH A Natural History of Churchyards Stefan Buczacki Unicorn Publishing2018160 pagesHardback £15.00ISBN: 978-1-910787-74-8 Review [...]

ECOS 39 (4): Book Review: THE LONG SPRING

THE LONG SPRING Tracking the Arrival of Spring Through Europe Laurence Rose Bloomsbury Natural History2018272 [...]

ECOS 39 (3): Book Review: THE LYNX AND US

THE LYNX AND US David Hetherington and Laurent Geslin Scotland the Big Picture2018170 PagesHardback £25ISBN: 978-0-9568423-2-9 [...]

ECOS 39 (2): Book Review: Understanding Animal Behaviour

UNDERSTANDING ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR Rory Putman Whittles Publishing 2018 178 pages Paperback, £18.99 ISBN: 978-1-84995-330-6 Review [...]

ECOS 39 (2): Book Review: Few and Far Between

FEW AND FAR BETWEEN On the trail of Britain’s rarest animals Charlie Elder Bloomsbury 2016 [...]

ECOS 39 (1): Book Reviews: The Lost Words

THE LOST WORDS A Spell book Robert Macfarlane and Jackie Morris London: Penguin, Hamish Hamilton [...]

ECOS 39 (1): Book Reviews: The Fish Ladder

THE FISH LADDER A journey upstream Katharine Norbury Bloomsbury 2015 Paperback, £9.99 ISBN: 978 1 [...]