Synopses & Reviews
Discover two hundred of the world's most spectacular birds in Bird Songs from Around the World
, the follow-up to the national best-seller Bird Songs: 250 North American Birds in Song
. Drawing from the collection of the world-renowned Macaulay Library at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, this stunning book features a sleek, built-in digital audio player that showcases each bird's song, as well as illustrated portraits and brief descriptions emphasizing the exceptional vocalizations. From the brilliantly plumed Lilac-breasted Roller in Africa to the flamboyant North American Roseate Spoonbill to Asia's Red Avadavat, Bird Songs from Around the World
combines approachable information, beautiful art, and high-quality sound in a distinctive, elegant package.
White Bellbird (South America)
Spot-breasted Laughingthrush (Asia)
Greater Potoo (North America)
Discover 200 of the worlds most spectacular birds in this follow-up to the bestselling "Bird Songs: 250 North American Birds in Song." This stunning book features a sleek, built-in digital audio player that showcases each birds song as well as illustrated portraits and brief descriptions.
About the Author
For over 20 years, bird biologist and natural history writer Les Beletsky has conducted ecological research on birds, concentrating on their vocalizations. He divides his time between Seattle and Whidbey Island, Washington.