The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Birds, Eastern Region

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Knopf, 1977 - Birds - 775 pages
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The first field guides completely illustrated with full-color photographs of living birds in their natural habitats by such leading nature photographers as Allan Cruickshank, Thase Daniel, O.S. Pettingill, and Roger Tory Peterson.

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Book Description: Published Sep 1994, Alfred A. Knopf. Edition: 0002 Revised Hardback. Faux Leather. CONDITION NEW COPY, Pages: 800, Introduced in 1977 and completely revised in 1994, Read full review

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I have thumbed through my copy of this one until the pages (at least the color ones) are falling out. Overall, a great guide, but sometimes good drawings would actually make it easier to positively identify the bird in question than the photographs this book provides. Read full review


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About the author (1977)

Graham Saunders is Reader in Theatre Studies at the University of Reading. He has written extensively on contemporary British theatre, including three volumes on the work of Sarah Kane, is the author of "Patrick Marber's Closer" (Continuum/Bloomsbury, 2008) and co-editor of "Cool Britannia: Political Theatre" in the 1990s (Palgrave, 2008).

John Farrand, Jr., ornithologist, has written extensively about birds. He is past president of the Linnaean Society of New York and former editor of "American Birds".

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