The Stokes Essential Pocket Guide to the Birds of North America
by Donald Stokes
by Lillian Stokes
Pocket-size, brilliantly colourful, and easy to use, THE STOKES BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICA contains everything you need to identify and enjoy birds in your backyard and beyond. Whether you’re age 9 or 90, whether you’re a novice or advanced birder, this book will help you identify birds quickly and accurately. It offers more than 580 stunning colour photographs, coverage of more than 250 species, key identification clues, descriptions of songs and calls, notes on feeding and nesting behaviour, advice on selecting bird feeders and binoculars, important behavioural information and key habitat preferences, and up-to-date range maps.
The culmination of many years of research, observation, and study, this book is factually, visually, and organisationally superior to any other beginner’s guide on the market.