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National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Trees

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National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Trees

Eastern Region

By National Audubon Society

Alfred A. Knopf, Vinyl-bound, 9780394507606, 716pp.

Publication Date: May 12, 1980

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Description
Explore the incredible environment of our country's forests--including seasonal features, habitat, range, and lore--with this indispensible field guide.

Nearly 700 species of trees are detailed in beautiful, full-color photographs of leaf shape, bark, flowers, fruit, and fall leaves, and accompanied by informative text. Both compact and comprehensive, this is the ideal companion for beginner and advanced tree-peepers alike.

Note: the Eastern Edition generally covers states east of the Rocky Mountains, while the Western Edition covers the Rocky Mountain range and all the states to the west of it.


About the Author
The author, Elbert L. Little, was Chief Dendrologist of the U.S. Forest Service. After retiring, he served as a Research Associate in the Department of Botany, U.S. National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution.
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