How to get good, then better, then even better at identifying birds in the field-and have fun doing it. A straightforward approach from Pete Dunne, one of the country's top birders and birding instructors, written in his distinctive style. Includes descriptive information for 75 bird groups to help get the ID process off on the right foot. Practical, expert advice and entertaining in-the-field examples of birding successes and common mistakes. 6 color illustrations , 39 color photos. Illustrated by David Gothard.