Ray Hutchins provides full descriptions of the whistling ducks, swans, geese, sheldrakes and ducks of the Northern Hemisphere, with details of their breeding ranges, migration, nests, eggs, voice etc. and notes on the derivations of their names. On facing pages, the illustrations show the male and female of each species, in and out of the water, along with a distribution map. The book concludes with information on where to see wildfowl throughout the Northern Hemisphere, useful addresses and an index.
Paperback. 191 pages.