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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 first appeared in 1949 and quickly established themselves as authorities on subjects from Natural History to Science. Relaunched in 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press feature modern, new covers as part of a multi-year, million-dollar program to revise, update, and expand the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.

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 Ornithologist's classifications

· Convenient check boxes to record birds you have identified

· Color tabs for quick reference

Using clear text and detailed illustrations, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press present accurate information in a handy format for the beginner to the expert. These guides focus on what your students are really going to see. They are easy to use: detailed, full-color illustrations, text, and maps are all in one place. They are easy to understand: accurate, accessible information is simplified without being misrepresented. They are authoritative, containing up-to-date information written experts and checked by specialists. And they are portable: handy and lightweight, designed to fit in a pocket and be carried anywhere.

Golden Field Guides from St. Martin's Press are the leading nature guides for the classroom. Thorough and authoritative, they are also compact and lightweight, designed for portability and easy access.

Synopsis:

From the bald eagle to the mockingbird, this guide book offers revised information on identifying the birds of North America.

Synopsis:

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

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Golden Guides first appeared in 1949 and quickly established themselves as authorities on subjects from Natural History to Science. Relaunched in 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press feature modern, new covers as part of a multi-year, million-dollar program to revise, update, and expand the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.

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ISBN:
9781582380902
Author:
Singer, Arthur B.
Author:
Bruun, Bertel
Illustrator:
Singer, Arthur
Author:
Robbins, Chandler S.
Author:
Zim, Herbert S.
Author:
Singer, Arthur
Author:
Zim, Herbert Spencer
Author:
Singer, Arthur B.
Publisher:
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press
Location:
New York
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching - Guides
Subject:
Birds
Subject:
North America
Subject:
Birds -- North America.
Subject:
Nature Studies-Bird Guides
Subject:
Nature Studies-Birds
Subject:
Animals - Birds
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Rev. and updated.
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Golden Field Guide from St. Martin's Press
Series Volume:
bk. 3
Publication Date:
20010431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Includes full-color illustrations throug
Pages:
360
Dimensions:
7.59 x 4.64 x 0.66 in

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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

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