Field Guide to Western Birds Author:Roger Tory Peterson Sponsored by the National Audobon Society, this is Volume 2 of the 19 volume series. Contains 1242 illustrations, 658 in full color. This book is fascinating in that it contains so much information in a small handbook. There are sections for checklists of birds you have identified, detailed drawings of the bird species,and a complete index of ... more »the Western birds for quick identification.« less
Complete guide to western birds - plenty of drawings, in color and b & W, describes every bird you may come across in Western America. Has beautiful glossy color drawings, and is sponsored by the National Audobon Society. This is the second book published out of the Peterson Field Guide Series of 19 books. This one is very relevant to all birds found in North America.