This full-color, authoritative look at the behavior and biology of birds is packed with information on:
- How birds fly, migrate, nest, sing, raise their young, and more
- Ways to observe birds as they go about their daily lives
- How to attract and care for backyard birds
A perfect complement to identification guides, this Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press is destined to become a staple in the library of every bird lover and student.
About the Author
Stephen W. Kress contributed to nature guides from Golden Guides and St. Martin's Press.
John D. Dawson has created art spanning over four decades, from early years in advertising art to freelance work for the US Postal Service, National Park Service, United Nations, National Wildlife Federation, National Geographic Society, the Audubon Society, and the Golden Guide books. He and his wife Kathleen have lived on the Big Island of Hawaii since 1989.
"A terrific purchase for a family interested in going beyond identification of the usual backyard birds."—Children's Literature