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A Field Guide to the Birds' Nests: United States East of the Mississippi River (Peterson Field Guides)

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Synopsis:

This guide includes the nest and eggs of 285 species found in the 26 states east of the Mississippi River. Descriptions of breeding range and time, habitat, and nests and eggs are enhanced by 222 color photographs.

About the Author

Ned Smith has served as a staff artist for the Pennsylvania Game Commission for a number of years. His work has appeared widely in NATIONAL WILDLIFE, AUDUBON, and many other magazines.Hal H. harrison, a retired newspaperman and lecturer, was the outdoor editor of the PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE for thirteen years, and for more than twenty years he lectured on outdoor adventures using his own color motion pictures. Mr. Harrison's stories and photographs have appeared in hundreds of magazines, newspapers, and books. He is the former president of the Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania and the Brooks Bird Club of West Virginia and is a member of the American Ornithologists' Union and the Wilson Ornithological Society.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, and the Peterson Field Guides®are credited with helping to set the stage for the environmental movement.Mada Harrison is an excellent field ornithologist, botanist, and conchologist, as well as an artist and the author of a book on landscaping.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395936092
Editor:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Author:
Houghton Mifflin Publishing
Illustrator:
Smith, Ned
Editor:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Editor:
Peterson, Roger Tory; Harrison, Mada
Author:
Smith, Ned
Author:
Harrison, Hal H.
Author:
Harrison, Mada
Author:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Author:
Houghton Mifflin Company
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin
Location:
Boston
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching - Guides
Subject:
Birds
Subject:
Nests
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching - General
Subject:
Nature Studies-Bird Guides
Subject:
Nature Studies-Birds
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Peterson Field Guides(R)
Publication Date:
September 1998
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Covers nests and eggs of 285 species of
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
7.19x4.48x.55 in. .75 lbs.

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