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Birds of North America

A Guide To Field Identification (Golden Field Guide from St. Martin's Press)

Chandler S. Robbins, Bertel Bruun, Herbert S. Zim, Arthur Singer (Illustrator)


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Spot the silhouette of a Northern Goshawk in flight. Identify the raucous call of the Red-winged Blackbird. Discover the secret of picking out a Chipping Sparrow from its look-alike cousins. It's simple with this classic field guide, a treasured favorite among amateur bird lovers and exacting professionals. Recognized as the authority on bird identification, this invaluable resource provides:

-All of North America in one volume
-Over 800 species and 600 range maps
-Arthur Singer's famous illustrations featuring male, female, and juvenile plumage
-Sonograms that picture sound for easy song recognition
-Migration routes, feeding habits, and characteristic flight patterns
-American ornithologists' classifications
-Convenient check boxes to record birds you have identified
-Color tabs for quick references

Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press, 9781582380902, 360pp.

Publication Date: April 14, 2001

About the Author

Chandler S. Robbins contributed to nature guides from St. Martin's Press.

Bertel Bruun contributed to nature guides from Golden Guides and St. Martin's Press.

Herbert S. Zim was a naturalist, author, editor, and educator best known as the founder and editor in chief of the classic, pocket-sized Golden Guides series of nature books.

Artur Singer contributed to nature guides from Golden Guides and St. Martin's Press.