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National Wildlife Federation Field Guide to Birds of North America (Paperback) (Edward S. Brinkley)
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From the National Wildlife Federation® comes the most up-to-date, all-photographic field guide to North American birds. Birders will find it indispensable: this single, portable volume features more than 750 species, along with more than 2,000 stunning images by leading nature photographers showing birds in their natural habitats. Captions highlight important field marks, and comprehensive species accounts describe habitats, behavior, flight, migration, songs, and plumages. Other features include: more than 600 maps showing bird distribution in every season; strategies for watching and identifying birds; a complete species index plus a quick-flip index; a glossary of terms; and a checklist of birds. The guide’s unique waterproof cover makes it especially valuable for use in the field.
A photographic field guide of North American birds provides color photographs of birds in their natural habitat and discusses their physical characteristics, habitats, behaviors, songs, and migration routes.
Number of Pages: 527
Sub-Genre: Birds, North America
Publisher: Sterling Pub Co Inc
Author: Edward S. Brinkley
Street Date: May 3, 2007
Item Number (DPCI): 248-28-8905
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Andrea — 1 year ago
We had a comprehensive bird book, but lost it somewhere along the line. We live on a farm and have four feeders outside our windows which are huge. This is a gift for my husband as he likes to identify any new birds that arrive. This book is best for it shows actual photos not drawings so he will...see moreof the reviewer's review