A Field Guide to the Birds of Eastern and Central North America
By Roger Tory Peterson
Published in 1984 by Houghton Mifflin (P)
Originally published in 1980
Rating: 4 / 5
Features the unique Peterson Identification System, which has never been surpassed as a tool for field identification and is available only in Peterson Guides. “The Birder’s Bible” for over sixty years. All the birds of eastern and central North America—including accidentals, exotics, and escapes—shown in full color and described in detail. 390 complete, easy-to-read range maps showing summer and winter ranges, breeding grounds, and other special range information.