Hummingbirds, with their iridescent plumage, pugnacious nature, and high-energy lifestyle, are some of North America's most captivating birds. They both fascinate and entertain. They also can be a challenge to identify for many people. That's why the Desert Museum produced this colorful new guide. Small enough to fit easily in a pocket, purse, daypack, or glove box, Hummingbirds of the West is perfect for anyone wishing to quickly identify those avian jewels of the Western skies.