Peterson First Guide to Birds of North America
Field Guide to 188 common birds
Roger Tory Peterson
Peterson First Guides are the first books the beginning naturalist needs.
Full-color illustrations and a clear, precise description of each bird.
Features the Peterson Identification System which uses arrows on the illustrations and italics in the descriptions to show you exactly what to look for.
Roger Tory Peterson was the inventor of the modern field guide. Known as the father of modern bird watching, his work as an artist, photographer, writer, editor, educator, and conservationist has increased environmental awareness and helped millions to understand and enjoy the natural world.
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