The Audubon Society Master Guide to Birding: 1 Loons to Sandpipers
The Audubon Society Master Guide to Birding 1 Loons to Sandpipers Author:John Farrand, Jr., Editor This three volume set covers all 835 species of birds recorded o the continent, including 116 accidentals. This is the first field guide to North American birds specifically designed to satisfy the interests and needs of the serious birder. Its three volumes contain, in all, 1245 full-color photographs, 193 paintings, 422 drawings and 650 range ... more »maps, while 61 of the nation’s top field ornithologists and experts contribute their special knowledge to the 370,000 words of text. Entries are arranged taxonomically according to the new American Ornithologists' Union classification.
This volume (Volume 1) contains:
Loons, Grebes, Albatrosses, Shearwaters and Petrels, Storm-Petrels, Tropicbirds, Boobies and Gannets, Pelicans, Cormorants, Anhingas, Frigatebirds, Herons, Ibises and Spoonbills, Storks, Flamingos, Swans, Geese and Ducks, New World Vultures, Hawks and Eagles, Falcons, Chachalacas, Pheasants, Grouse and Quails, Rails, Limpkins, Cranes, Thick-knees, Plovers, Oystercatchers, Stilts, and Avocets, Jacanas, Sandpipers« less
This set of books covers all 835 species of birds recorded on the continent, including 116 accidentals, this is the first field guide to North American birds specifically designed to satisfy the interests and needs of the serious birder.
This is Book One which contains Loons to Sandpipers. An Advanced Field Handbook.