"...intended to teach beginners the basic techniques of field identification and how to apply them to the birds that regularly occur in the United States...and southern Canada." - Library Journal.
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Western Birds covers every breeding species west of the Rockies, with 1,314 color photographs and 168 drawings. The easy-to-remember field marks use the unique How to Identify Birds method created by John Farrand, Jr.
Picture-and-text accounts of over 460 species, with easy-to-remember field marks. Photographic flight comparisons. Keyed to How to Identify Birds. Companion volume: Eastern Birds.About the Author:
John Farrand, Jr., ornithologist, has written extensively about birds. He is past president of the Linnaean Society of New York and former editor of American Birds.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0070199779. Bookseller Inventory # GHT4201LDBR090916H0067A
Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 1988. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Introduction A New Approach to Birding Bird Groups A Guide to Birds Gulls Terns Jaegers and Skuas Tropicbirds Storm-petrels Shearwaters Albatrosses Boobies Auks Pelicans Cormorants Loons Grebes Ducks Swans Geese Rails Shorebirds Long-legged Waders Pigeons and Doves Chickenlike Birds Greater Roadrunner Raptors Owls Nightjars Swifts and Swallows Cuckoos Kingfishers and Elegant Trogon Pipits and Longspurs Larks Meadowlarks Orioles Blackbirds and European Starling Crows and Ravens Magpies Clark's Nutcracker Jays Crested Myna Phainopepla Waxwings Shrikes Buntings Hummingbirds Woodpeckers Nuthatches Brown Creeper Wrens American Dipper Titmice Chickadees Verdin and Bushtit Kinglets Warblers and Vireos Wrentit Gnatcatchers Waterthrushes Flycatchers Thrashers Thrushes Northern Mockingbird Gray Catbird Bluebirds Grosbeaks, Tanagers, and Finches Sparrows, Towhees, and Juncos Dickcissel Appendices Credits Index. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0070199779
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional Pub, 1987. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 484 pages. 8.75x4.75x1.25 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0070199779
Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0070199779
Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110070199779