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The Calls of Frogs and Toads

Field / Identification Guide

By: Lang Elliott

66 pages, colour photos

Stackpole Books

Paperback | Dec 2004 | #160795 | ISBN: 0811729680
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NHBS Price: £20.99 $27/€24 approx

About this book

A superb collection of field recordings and descriptions offer unparalleled access to the sounds and calls of numerous popular and less well-known amphibians. The book and CD provide an introduction to the sound repertoire of species living in eastern and central North America. A variety of calls from each species are included, along with an in-depth description and explanation of their significance. In addition to colour photographs of the most common species, the text offers a fascinating look at the science of amphibian calls, making this guide an indispensable aid for the outdoor enthusiast.

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Lang Elliott is the owner of NatureSound Studio, a wildlife recording company based in Ithaca, New York.

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