Johnston has done exhaustive research on his subject, and his scholarship is excellent. The book is beautifully written and jargon-free. A welcome addition to the literature of American ornithology.
(William E. Davis, Jr., Professor of Natural Science, Boston University)
About the Author
David W. Johnston taught ornithology at the University of Virginia’s Mountain Lake Biological Station for nearly two decades and has edited numerous ecological studies as well as the Journal of Field Ornithology and Ornithological Monographs.