skip to content
Birds of North America : a guide to field identification Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Birds of North America : a guide to field identification

Author: Chandler S Robbins; Bertel Bruun; Herbert S Zim
Publisher: New York : Golden Press, ©1983.
Series: Golden field guide series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Expanded, rev. edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Text and illustrations identify 645 species of birds.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Field guides
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Chandler S Robbins; Bertel Bruun; Herbert S Zim
ISBN: 030737002X 9780307370020 0307336565 9780307336569
OCLC Number: 10075791
Description: 360 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm.
Contents: Loons--Order Gaviiformes; Family Gaviidae --
Grebes--Order Podicipediformes; Family Podicipedidae --
Tubenoses--Order Procellariiformes --
Albatrosses--Family Diomedeidae --
Fulmars, Shearwaters, Petrels--Family Procellariidae --
Storm-Petrels--Family Hydrobatidae --
Pelicans and Allies--Order Pelecaniformes --
Tropicbirds--Family Phaethontidae --
Gannets and Boobies--Family Sulidae --
Pelicans--Family Pelecanidae --
Cormorants--Family Phalacrocoracidae --
Anhingas--Family Anhingidae --
Frigatebirds--Family Fregatidae --
Herons and Allies--Order Ciconiiformes --
Herons and Bitterns--Family Ardeidae --
Ibises and Spoonbills--Family Threskiornithidae --
Storks--Family Ciconiidae --
Flamingos--Order Phoenicopteriformes; Family Phoenicopteridae --
Waterfowl--Order Anseriformes; Family Anatidae --
Whistling-Ducks, Swans, and Geese--Subfamily Anserinae --
Whistling-Ducks--Tribe Dendrocygnini --
Swans--Tribe Cygnini --
Geese--Tribe Anserini --
Ducks--Subfamily Anatinae --
Surface-feeding Ducks--Tribes Anatini and Cairinini --
Bay Ducks--Tribe Aythyini --
Sea Ducks and Mergansers--Tribe Mergini --
Stiff-tailed Ducks--Tribe Oxyurini --
Vultures, Hawks, and Falcons--Order Falconiformes --
American Vultures--Family Cathartidae --
Kites, Hawks, Eagles, and Ospreys--Family Accipitridae --
Caracaras and Falcons--Family Falconidae --
Gallinaceous Birds--Order Galliformes --
Chachalacas--Family Cracidae --
Pheasants and Allies--Family Phasianidae --
Partridges and Pheasants--Subfamily Phasianinae --
Grouse and Ptarmigan--Subfamily Tetraoninae --
Turkeys--Subfamily Meleagridinae --
Quail--Subfamily Odontophorinae --
Cranes and Allies--Order Gruiformes --
Rails, Gallinules, and Coots--Family Rallidae --
Limpkins--Family Aramidae --
Cranes--Family Gruidae --
Shorebirds, Gulls and Alcids--Order Charadriiformes --
Plovers--Family Charadriidae --
Oystercatchers--Family Haematopodidae --
Stilts and Avocets--Family Recurvirostridae --
Jacanas--Family Jacanidae --
Sandpipers, Turnstones, Surfbirds, Phalaropes--Family Scolopacidae --
Gulls and Allies--Family Laridae --
Jaegers and Skuas--Subfamily Stercorariinae --
Gulls--Subfamily Larinae --
Terns--Subfamily Sterninae --
Skimmers--Subfamily Rynchopinae --
Alcids--Family Alcidae --
Pigeons, Doves--Order Columbiformes; Family Columbidae --
Parrots--Order Psittaciformes; Family Psittacidae --
Cuckoos, Roadrunners, Anis--Order Cuculiformes; Family Cuculidae --
Owls--Order Strigiformes; Families Tytonidae, Strigidae --
Goatsuckers--Order Caprimulgiformes; Family Caprimulgidae --
Swifts and Hummingbirds--Order Apodiformes --
Swifts--Family Apodidae --
Hummingbirds--Family Trochilidae --
Trogons--Order Trogoniformes; Family Trogonidae --
Kingfishers--Order Coraciiformes; Family Alcedinidae --
Woodpeckers--Order Piciformes; Family Picidae --
Perching Birds--Order Passeriformes --
Tyrant Flycatchers and Becards--Family Tyrannidae --
Larks--Family Alaudidae --
Swallows--Family Hirundinidae --
Jays, Magpies, and Crows--Family Corvidae --
Chickadees and Titmice--Family Paridae --
Verdins--Family Remizidae --
Bushtits--Family Aegithalidae --
Nuthatches--Family Sittidae --
Creepers--Family Certhiidae --
Bulbuls--Family Pycnonotidae --
Wrens--Family Troglodytidae --
Dippers--Family Cinclidae --
Old World Warblers, Kinglets, Gnatcatchers, Thrushes--Family Muscicapidae --
Old World Warblers, Kinglets, Gnatcatchers--Subfamily Sylviinae --
Old World Flycatchers--Subfamily Muscicapinae --
Bluebirds, Solitaires, Other Thrushes--Subfamily Turdinae --
Wrentits--Subfamily Timaliinae --
Mockingbirds and Thrashers--Family Mimidae --
Wagtails and Pipits--Family Motacillidae --
Waxwings--Family Bombycillidae --
Silky-Flycatchers--Family Ptilogonatidae --
Shrikes--Family Laniidae --
Starlings--Family Sturnidae --
Vireos--Family Vireonidae --
Wood-Warblers, Tanagers, Grosbeaks, Sparrows, Blackbirds--Family Emberizidae --
Wood-Warblers--Subfamily Parulinae --
Bananaquits--Subfamily Coerebinae --
Tanagers--Subfamily Thraupinae --
Grosbeaks, Tropical Buntings, Dickcissel--Subfamily Cardinalinae --
Towhees, Sparrows, Longspurs--Subfamily Emberizinae --
Blackbirds and Orioles--Subfamily Icterinae --
Finches--Family Fringillidae --
Bramblings--Subfamily Fringillinae --
Cardueline Finches--Subfamily Carduelinae --
Old World Sparrows --Family Passeridae.
Series Title: Golden field guide series.
Responsibility: by Chandler S. Robbins, Bertel Bruun, and Herbert S. Zim ; illustrated by Arthur Singer.

Abstract:

Text and illustrations identify 645 species of birds.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/10075791> # Birds of North America : a guide to field identification
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "10075791" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1322769#Topic/birds_north_america_identification> ; # Birds--North America--Identification
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/598.297/e19/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1322769#Topic/birds_identification> ; # Birds--identification
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1322769#Topic/oiseaux_amerique_du_nord_identification> ; # Oiseaux--Amérique du Nord--Identification
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/832970> ; # Birds
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1242475> ; # North America.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1322769#Place/north_america> ; # North America.
    schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/10075791#Audience> ;
    schema:bookEdition "Expanded, rev. ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/88015056> ; # Herbert Spencer Zim
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/4927472> ; # Bertel Bruun
    schema:copyrightYear "1983" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/48076009> ; # Chandler S. Robbins
    schema:datePublished "1983" ;
    schema:description "Loons--Order Gaviiformes; Family Gaviidae -- Grebes--Order Podicipediformes; Family Podicipedidae -- Tubenoses--Order Procellariiformes -- Albatrosses--Family Diomedeidae -- Fulmars, Shearwaters, Petrels--Family Procellariidae -- Storm-Petrels--Family Hydrobatidae -- Pelicans and Allies--Order Pelecaniformes -- Tropicbirds--Family Phaethontidae -- Gannets and Boobies--Family Sulidae -- Pelicans--Family Pelecanidae -- Cormorants--Family Phalacrocoracidae -- Anhingas--Family Anhingidae -- Frigatebirds--Family Fregatidae -- Herons and Allies--Order Ciconiiformes -- Herons and Bitterns--Family Ardeidae -- Ibises and Spoonbills--Family Threskiornithidae -- Storks--Family Ciconiidae -- Flamingos--Order Phoenicopteriformes; Family Phoenicopteridae -- Waterfowl--Order Anseriformes; Family Anatidae -- Whistling-Ducks, Swans, and Geese--Subfamily Anserinae -- Whistling-Ducks--Tribe Dendrocygnini -- Swans--Tribe Cygnini -- Geese--Tribe Anserini -- Ducks--Subfamily Anatinae -- Surface-feeding Ducks--Tribes Anatini and Cairinini -- Bay Ducks--Tribe Aythyini -- Sea Ducks and Mergansers--Tribe Mergini -- Stiff-tailed Ducks--Tribe Oxyurini -- Vultures, Hawks, and Falcons--Order Falconiformes -- American Vultures--Family Cathartidae -- Kites, Hawks, Eagles, and Ospreys--Family Accipitridae -- Caracaras and Falcons--Family Falconidae -- Gallinaceous Birds--Order Galliformes -- Chachalacas--Family Cracidae -- Pheasants and Allies--Family Phasianidae -- Partridges and Pheasants--Subfamily Phasianinae -- Grouse and Ptarmigan--Subfamily Tetraoninae -- Turkeys--Subfamily Meleagridinae -- Quail--Subfamily Odontophorinae -- Cranes and Allies--Order Gruiformes -- Rails, Gallinules, and Coots--Family Rallidae -- Limpkins--Family Aramidae -- Cranes--Family Gruidae -- Shorebirds, Gulls and Alcids--Order Charadriiformes -- Plovers--Family Charadriidae -- Oystercatchers--Family Haematopodidae -- Stilts and Avocets--Family Recurvirostridae -- Jacanas--Family Jacanidae -- Sandpipers, Turnstones, Surfbirds, Phalaropes--Family Scolopacidae -- Gulls and Allies--Family Laridae -- Jaegers and Skuas--Subfamily Stercorariinae -- Gulls--Subfamily Larinae -- Terns--Subfamily Sterninae -- Skimmers--Subfamily Rynchopinae -- Alcids--Family Alcidae -- Pigeons, Doves--Order Columbiformes; Family Columbidae -- Parrots--Order Psittaciformes; Family Psittacidae -- Cuckoos, Roadrunners, Anis--Order Cuculiformes; Family Cuculidae -- Owls--Order Strigiformes; Families Tytonidae, Strigidae -- Goatsuckers--Order Caprimulgiformes; Family Caprimulgidae -- Swifts and Hummingbirds--Order Apodiformes -- Swifts--Family Apodidae -- Hummingbirds--Family Trochilidae -- Trogons--Order Trogoniformes; Family Trogonidae -- Kingfishers--Order Coraciiformes; Family Alcedinidae -- Woodpeckers--Order Piciformes; Family Picidae -- Perching Birds--Order Passeriformes -- Tyrant Flycatchers and Becards--Family Tyrannidae -- Larks--Family Alaudidae -- Swallows--Family Hirundinidae -- Jays, Magpies, and Crows--Family Corvidae -- Chickadees and Titmice--Family Paridae -- Verdins--Family Remizidae -- Bushtits--Family Aegithalidae -- Nuthatches--Family Sittidae -- Creepers--Family Certhiidae -- Bulbuls--Family Pycnonotidae -- Wrens--Family Troglodytidae -- Dippers--Family Cinclidae -- Old World Warblers, Kinglets, Gnatcatchers, Thrushes--Family Muscicapidae -- Old World Warblers, Kinglets, Gnatcatchers--Subfamily Sylviinae -- Old World Flycatchers--Subfamily Muscicapinae -- Bluebirds, Solitaires, Other Thrushes--Subfamily Turdinae -- Wrentits--Subfamily Timaliinae -- Mockingbirds and Thrashers--Family Mimidae -- Wagtails and Pipits--Family Motacillidae -- Waxwings--Family Bombycillidae -- Silky-Flycatchers--Family Ptilogonatidae -- Shrikes--Family Laniidae -- Starlings--Family Sturnidae -- Vireos--Family Vireonidae -- Wood-Warblers, Tanagers, Grosbeaks, Sparrows, Blackbirds--Family Emberizidae -- Wood-Warblers--Subfamily Parulinae -- Bananaquits--Subfamily Coerebinae -- Tanagers--Subfamily Thraupinae -- Grosbeaks, Tropical Buntings, Dickcissel--Subfamily Cardinalinae -- Towhees, Sparrows, Longspurs--Subfamily Emberizinae -- Blackbirds and Orioles--Subfamily Icterinae -- Finches--Family Fringillidae -- Bramblings--Subfamily Fringillinae -- Cardueline Finches--Subfamily Carduelinae -- Old World Sparrows --Family Passeridae."@en ;
    schema:description "Text and illustrations identify 645 species of birds."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1322769> ;
    schema:genre "Field guides"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1322769#Series/golden_field_guide_series> ; # Golden field guide series.
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1322769#Series/the_golden_field_guide_series> ; # The Golden field guide series
    schema:name "Birds of North America : a guide to field identification"@en ;
    schema:productID "10075791" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/10075791#PublicationEvent/new_york_golden_press_1983> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1322769#Agent/golden_press> ; # Golden Press
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780307370020.pdf> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780307336569> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780307370020> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/10075791> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1322769#Agent/golden_press> # Golden Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Golden Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1322769#Place/north_america> # North America.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "North America." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1322769#Series/golden_field_guide_series> # Golden field guide series.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/10075791> ; # Birds of North America : a guide to field identification
    schema:name "Golden field guide series." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1322769#Series/the_golden_field_guide_series> # The Golden field guide series
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/10075791> ; # Birds of North America : a guide to field identification
    schema:name "The Golden field guide series" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1322769#Topic/birds_identification> # Birds--identification
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Birds--identification"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1322769#Topic/oiseaux_amerique_du_nord_identification> # Oiseaux--Amérique du Nord--Identification
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Oiseaux--Amérique du Nord--Identification"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1242475> # North America.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "North America." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/832970> # Birds
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Birds"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/48076009> # Chandler S. Robbins
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Robbins" ;
    schema:givenName "Chandler S." ;
    schema:name "Chandler S. Robbins" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/4927472> # Bertel Bruun
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bruun" ;
    schema:givenName "Bertel" ;
    schema:name "Bertel Bruun" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/88015056> # Herbert Spencer Zim
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1909" ;
    schema:deathDate "1994" ;
    schema:familyName "Zim" ;
    schema:givenName "Herbert Spencer" ;
    schema:givenName "Herbert S." ;
    schema:name "Herbert Spencer Zim" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780307336569>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0307336565" ;
    schema:isbn "9780307336569" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780307370020>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "030737002X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780307370020" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.