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Birds of North America : a guide to field identification

Author: Chandler S Robbins; Bertel Bruun; Herbert S Zim
Publisher: New York : Golden Press, ©1966.
Series: Golden field guide series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Includes distribution maps, color illustrations, and statistics on 700 species of birds.
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Genre/Form: Guidebooks
Identification
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chandler S Robbins; Bertel Bruun; Herbert S Zim
ISBN: 0307136566 9780307136565 0307470024 9780307470027
OCLC Number: 180937
Notes: Subtitle at head of title.
Description: 340 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 19 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
How to use this book --
Loons --
Grebes --
Tubenoses --
Pelicans and allies --
Waterfowl --
Vultures, hawks, and falcons --
Gallinaceous birds --
Herons and allies --
Cranes and allies --
Shorebirds, gulls, and alcids --
Pigeons and doves --
Cuckoos; anis, and roadrunners --
Owls --
Goatsuckers --
Swifts and hummingbirds --
Parrots --
Trogons --
Kingfishers --
Woodpeckers --
Perching birds.
Series Title: Golden field guide series.
Responsibility: by Chandler S. Robbins, Bertel Bruun and Herbert S. Zim ; illustrated by Arthur Singer.

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Includes distribution maps, color illustrations, and statistics on 700 species of birds.

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The Bird Book

by pazhaniyandi (WorldCat user published 2012-10-12) Excellent Permalink

Here is one of the best bird books! The uniqueness of this manual is the easy reference. Over 700 species of birds of the Americas are grouped into their categories. Each species is listed with a short description, scientific name, a color illustration across the page, and a range map of America...
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