Bird Songs: 250 North American Birds in Song
ISBN: 0760363269
EAN13: 9780760363263
Language: English
Pages: 368
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 11.00" L x 11.00" W
Weight: 4.00 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Becker & Mayer

Bird Songs: 250 North American Birds in Song

Book Overview
In Bird Songs , ornithologist Les Beletsky profiles 250 birds alongside colorful illustrations, and even includes a digital audio player that provides all 250 birds' corresponding songs. Drawing from the collection of the world-renowned Macaulay Library at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Bird Songs presents the most notable North American birds--including the rediscovered Ivory-billed Woodpecker--in a stunning format. Renowned ornithologist Les Beletsky provides a succinct description of each of the 250 birds profiled , with an emphasis on their distinctive songs. Lavish full-color illustrations accompany each account, while a sleek, built-in digital audio player holds 250 corresponding songs and calls . In his foreword, North American bird expert and distinguished natural historian Jon L. Dunn shares insights gained from a lifetime of passionate study. Complete with the most up-to-date and scientifically accurate information, Bird Songs is the first book to capture the enchantment of these beautiful birds in words, pictures, and song. Grab your binoculars and start enjoying birds now