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The Sibley guide to birds

Author: David Sibley
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2014, 2nd editonView all editions and formats
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"A completely revised edition of Sibley's landmark guide, with more than 600 new paintings and 111 rare species added, new information on habitat and behavior, and more tips on finding species in the field"--Cover.
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Genre/Form: Field guides
Guidebooks
Pictorial works
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Sibley
ISBN: 9780307957900 030795790X 0679451226 9780679451228
OCLC Number: 946241669
Notes: Previous edition titled: National Audubon Society the Sibley guide to birds.
"A Scott & Nix edition"--Preliminary page.
Maps on endpapers.
Includes index.
Description: xxv, 598 pages : color illustrations, maps (some color)
Contents: Ducks, geese, and swans --
Upland game birds --
Loons and grebes --
Albatrosses, petrels, and shearwaters --
Storm-petrels --
Pelicans, boobies, and frigatebirds --
Cormorants --
Tropicbirds --
Wading birds --
Hawks and vultures --
Rails, coots, cranes, and limpkin --
Shorebirds --
Gulls --
Terns and skimmer --
Skuas and jaegers --
Alcids --
Pigeons and doves --
Cuckoos --
Owls --
Nightjars --
Swifts --
Hummingbirds --
Trogons and kingfishers --
Woodpeckers --
Falcons --
Parrots --
Tyrant flycatchers and becard --
Shrikes --
Vireos --
Crows and jays --
Larks --
Swallows --
Chickadees and allies --
Nuthatches and creeper --
Wrens --
Gnatcatchers, kinglets, and others --
thrushes --
Mockingbirds, thrashers, starlings, accentors, wagtails, and pipits --
Waxwings, silky-flycatchers, oliver warbler, and longspurs --
Wood-warblers --
Emberizine sparrows --
Cardinals --
Orioles and blackbirds --
Finches and allies.
Other Titles: Guide to birds
National Audubon Society the Sibley guide to birds
National Audubon Society guide to birds
Responsibility: written and illustrated by David Sibley.

Abstract:

"A completely revised edition of Sibley's landmark guide, with more than 600 new paintings and 111 rare species added, new information on habitat and behavior, and more tips on finding species in the field"--Cover.

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