Can you name all of the birds visiting your backyard feeder, swimming on a local pond, or soaring through familiar skies? This easy-to-use guide is perfect for the casual observer or beginning bird enthusiast. Its innovative Master Plates help eliminate confusion between similar birds, and the landscapes depicting a bird's habitat speed identification. Highly acclaimed by critics, Eastern Birds is the perfect companion for nature walks and for pleasurable birdwatching. * Covers all of North America east of the Rockies * Focuses on common species * Describes plumage, gender differences, breeding habits, songs, and calls * Maps detail summer, winter, year-round, and migratory ranges * Common and scientific names Comprehensive * Up-to-date * Authoritative Written by world-renowned scholars, Golden Field Guides from St. Martin's Press are the leading nature guides for the home, field, and classroom. Designed for portability and easy access, these compact, lightweight books help Americans of every age explore a world of natural wonders. Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press-- a trusted source for generationsCoe, James is the author of 'Eastern Birds A Guide to Field Identification' with ISBN 9781582380933 and ISBN 1582380937.