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A Field Guide to the Birds of Britain and Europe (Peterson Field Guides)

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Synopsis:

With 364 range maps and 96 color plates portraying 548 species, this is the classic field guide to European birds. Covering 698 species, the descriptive text includes information on geographical races, vagrants, and introduced species. Confusing species such as waders, raptors, and warblers have additional notes on how to distinguish them.

About the Author

Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars. These editions include updated material by Michael O'Brien, Paul Lehman, Bill Thompson III, Michael DiGiorgio, Larry Rosche, and Jeffrey A. Gordon.
Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars. These editions include updated material by Michael O'Brien, Paul Lehman, Bill Thompson III, Michael DiGiorgio, Larry Rosche, and Jeffrey A. Gordon.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780618166756
Author:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Author:
Mountfort, Guy
Author:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Author:
Hollum, P. A. D.
Author:
Hollom, P. A. D.
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Location:
Boston
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching - Guides
Subject:
Birds
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching - General
Subject:
Birds -- Europe -- Identification.
Subject:
Birds -- Great Britain -- Identification.
Subject:
Nature Studies-Bird Guides
Subject:
Nature Studies-Birds
Copyright:
Edition Number:
5
Edition Description:
Fifth Edition
Series:
Peterson Field Guides(R)
Publication Date:
December 2001
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Covers 548 species of European birds. In
Pages:
512
Dimensions:
7.28x4.74x.22 in. 1.13 lbs.

Related Subjects


Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » Birds » Birdwatching
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » Birds » General
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » Birds » Guides
Science and Mathematics » Ornithology » British and European
Science and Mathematics » Ornithology » General Field Guides
Science and Mathematics » Ornithology » General Ornithology and Birding

A Field Guide to the Birds of Britain and Europe (Peterson Field Guides)
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With 364 range maps and 96 color plates portraying 548 species, this is the classic field guide to European birds. Covering 698 species, the descriptive text includes information on geographical races, vagrants, and introduced species. Confusing species such as waders, raptors, and warblers have additional notes on how to distinguish them.
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