Field Guide to the Birds of North America

Field Guide to the Birds of North America

Book - 1983
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Baker & Taylor
A completely revised and updated new edition of the popular birding handbook provides identification tips, full-color artwork, new locator and range maps, information on behavior and nesting, new plumage and species classification data, and other valuable facts about more than eight hundred North American birds. Original.

& Taylor

Aids in the identification of all species of birds known to breed in North America, describing their appearance, behavior, natural habitat, and rarity.

Simon and Schuster
Now in its fourth edition, the National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America is the ultimate birder?s field guide. Sturdy, portable, and easy-to-use, it features the most complete information available on every bird species known to North America. This revised edition features 250 completely updated range maps, new plumage and species classification information, specially commissioned full-color illustrations, and a superb new index that allows birders in the field to quickly identify a species.

The National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America, Fourth Edition will continue to be a bestseller among the fastest-growing sector in the U.S. travel market?the nearly 25 million people who travel each year specifically to observe wild birds.

Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, c1983,2002
Edition: 4th ed
ISBN: 9780792268772
Characteristics: v., 480 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: National Geographic Society (U.S.)


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