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In the Field, Among the Feathered: A History of Birders & Their Guides
In the Field, Among the Feathered: A History of Birders & Their Guides
by Thomas R Dunlap
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America is a nation of ardent, knowledgeable birdwatchers. But how did it become so? And what role did the field guide play in our passion for spotting, watching, and describing birds? In the Field, Among the Feathered tells the history of field guides... (read more)

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H Is for Hawk
H Is for Hawk
by Helen Macdonald
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Shocked by her father's unexpected death, lifelong falconer Helen Macdonald decides to take on training the fearsome goshawk, considered amongst the most difficult birds to train. This beautifully written and touching memoir traverses the obscure world... (read more)

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The Crossley ID Guide: Raptors (Crossley Id Guides)
The Crossley ID Guide: Raptors (Crossley Id Guides)
by Richard Crossley
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Praise for The Crossley ID Guide: Eastern Birds:"The Crossley ID Guide is an interesting, multi-dimensional, unique take on a bird guide that delivers to a high standard for a specific target audience."--Alan... (read more)

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Waterbirds
Waterbirds
by Theodore Cross
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Brushing aside rattlesnakes on Green Island, Texas, or enduring the bitter cold of an Alaskan winter, Theodore Cross has pursued waterbirds with passion. On four continents, from the tundra of eastern Siberia to the tropical islands of the South Pacific,... (read more)

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Gifts of the Crow: How Perception, Emotion, and Thought Allow Smart Birds to Behave Like Humans
Gifts of the Crow: How Perception, Emotion, and Thought Allow Smart Birds to Behave Like Humans
by John Marzluff and Tony Angell
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Stan Coren’s groundbreaking The Intelligence of Dogs meets Bernd Heinrich’s classic Mind of the Raven in this astonishing, beautifully illustrated look at the uncanny intelligence and emotions of crows. New research indicates that crows are... (read more)

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The Warbler Guide
The Warbler Guide
by Tom Stephenson
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Warblers are among the most challenging birds to identify. They exhibit an array of seasonal plumages and have distinctive yet oft-confused calls and songs. The Warbler Guide enables you to quickly identify any of the 56 species of warblers in the United... (read more)

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What the Robin Knows: How Birds Reveal the Secrets of the Natural World
What the Robin Knows: How Birds Reveal the Secrets of the Natural World
by Jon Young
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A lifelong birder, tracker, and naturalist, Jon Young is guided in his work and teaching by three basic premises: the robin, junco, and other songbirds know everything important about their environment, be it backyard or forest; by tuning in to their... (read more)

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Birds Deluxe Notecards with Envelopes
Birds Deluxe Notecards with Envelopes
by Jeffrey Fisher
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Birds are some of the world's most intriguing creatures, and they have long been the preferred muses for internationally renowned artist and illustrator Jeffrey Fisher. In this gorgeous hardcover, Fisher presents 46 different bird species in elegant... (read more)

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National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of Western North America
National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of Western North America
by National Geographic Society
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New enthusiasts are flocking in record numbers to the fascinating pastime of birding. National Geographic has been meeting their need for clear and accurate information for 25 years with our million-selling Field Guide to the Birds of North America. Now,... (read more)

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Hawks at a Distance Hawks at a Distance: Identification of Migrant Raptors Identification of Migrant Raptors
Hawks at a Distance Hawks at a Distance: Identification of Migrant Raptors Identification of Migrant Raptors
by Jerry Liguori
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"Jerry Liguori's book takes the hawk identification guide to a whole new level. It is hard to imagine the amount of time that went into this book--countless hours on mountaintops and other hawk-watching sites taking the photographs, then selecting and... (read more)

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The Feathery Tribe: Robert Ridgway and the Modern Study of Birds
The Feathery Tribe: Robert Ridgway and the Modern Study of Birds
by Daniel Lewis
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Amateurs and professionals studying birds at the end of the nineteenth century were a contentious, passionate group with goals that intersected, collided and occasionally merged in their writings and organizations. Driven by a desire to advance science... (read more)

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Birdology: Adventures with Hip Hop Parrots, Cantankerous Cassowaries, Crabby Crows, Peripatetic Pigeons, Hens, Hawks, and Humming
Birdology: Adventures with Hip Hop Parrots, Cantankerous Cassowaries, Crabby Crows, Peripatetic Pigeons, Hens, Hawks, and Humming
by Sy Montgomery
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Meet the ladies: a flock of smart, affectionate, highly individualistic chickens who visit their favorite neighbors, devise different ways to hide from foxes, and mob the author like sheand#8217;s a rock star. In these pages youand#8217;ll also meet Maya... (read more)

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All about Birds: A Short Illustrated History of Ornithology
All about Birds: A Short Illustrated History of Ornithology
by Valerie Chansigaud
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"This is the deepest and most thorough history of ornithology that I have seen. The mixture of history, biographical sketches, period illustrations, and science give it a broad appeal, and the writing is quite engaging. An important feature of the book... (read more)

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National Geographic Complete Birds of North America
National Geographic Complete Birds of North America
by National Geographic
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JONATHAN ALDERFER, a widely published author and field guide illustrator, is well known in the birding community for his expertise as a field ornithologist and his knowledge of North American birds. He has served as editor, author, and illustrator on a... (read more)

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How to Be a Better Birder
How to Be a Better Birder
by Derek Lovitch
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"This book is useful for those wanting a convenient introduction to birding as it is currently practiced by many of the leaders in the North American field. The writing is informative and conversational, a good balance to strike when trying to make more... (read more)

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Audubon Birdhouse Book: Building, Placing, and Maintaining Great Homes for Great Birds
Audubon Birdhouse Book: Building, Placing, and Maintaining Great Homes for Great Birds
by Margaret A Barker
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Birders know that you need the right house to attract the right bird—and we’re not talking trim color. An entrance hole that’s 1/8 inch too big or too small spells trouble, as does a roof that leaks or a floor that doesn’t drain... (read more)

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Nature Guide: Birds (Smithsonian Nature Guides)
Nature Guide: Birds (Smithsonian Nature Guides)
by Dk Publishing
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A new generation of illustrated natural history handbooks, produced in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution. The new DK Nature Guides form a comprehensive, accessible, and informative series of illustrated reference books that tackle key natural... (read more)

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Bird-Watcher's Bible: A Complete Treasury
Bird-Watcher's Bible: A Complete Treasury
by Jonathan Alderfer
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"This book is a treasure trove of colorful paintings and photographs, interesting sidebars, top-ten lists... worth its considerable price for the artwork alone. A browser’s delight... This book should have wide appeal for all birders and bird... (read more)

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America's Other Audubon
America's Other Audubon
by Joy Kiser
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America's Other Audubon chronicles the story of Genevieve Jones, her family, and the making of an extraordinary nineteenth-century book, Illustrations of the Nests and Eggs of Birds of Ohio. At the age of twenty-nine, Genevieve Jones, an amateur... (read more)

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The World Atlas of Birds
The World Atlas of Birds
by Various
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This comprehensive reference guide to the birds of the world includes beautiful full-color illustrations of 500 species of birds, as well as more than 200 line drawings. With color maps and diagrams, tour the globe's eight geographic regions and see the... (read more)

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