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Hawks at a distance : identification of migrant raptors

Author: Jerry Liguori
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Hawks at a Distance" is the first volume to focus on distant raptors as they are truly seen in the field. Jerry Liguori, a leading expert on North American raptors, factors in new information and approaches for identifying twenty-nine species of raptor in various lighting situations and settings. The field guide's nineteen full-color portraits, 558 color photos, and 896 black-and-white images portray shapes and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Identification
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry Liguori
ISBN: 9780691135588 0691135584 9780691135595 0691135592
OCLC Number: 656213215
Description: xii, 190 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Contents: Accipiters --
Northern harrier --
Buteos --
Falcons --
Vultures, osprey, eagles --
Uncommon migrants and others.
Responsibility: Jerry Liguori ; foreword by Pete Dunne.

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A guide to identifying migrant raptors. It illustrates twenty-nine species in various lighting situations and settings. It features 558 color photos and 896 black-and-white images depicting plumage  Read more...

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"If you love watching hawks, Liguori's Hawks at a Distance is an essential aid which will help build your identification skills."--Wayne Mones, Audubon Magazine "A must-have for raptor people!"--Ian Read more...

 
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