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Louise Lindsey Merrick Natural Environment #29: Trogons, Laughing Falcons, and Other Neotropical Birds
Louise Lindsey Merrick Natural Environment #29: Trogons, Laughing Falcons, and Other Neotropical Birds
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Renowned naturalist Alexander F. Skutch 's critically acclaimed book The Minds of Birds first introduced a controversial review of bird behavior. Now, in possibly his last book on birds, he reflects on a memorable career brimmed with discovery and... (read more)

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Pocket Guide to Hawaii's Birds
Pocket Guide to Hawaii's Birds
by H Douglas Pratt
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This guide is a colorful introduction to the beautiful birds that inhabit America's only tropical state. Not intended as a complete field guide, it will nevertheless identify all birds likely to be seen by the beginner.... (read more)

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The Sibley Guide to Birds
The Sibley Guide to Birds
by David Sibley and The National Audubon Society Staff
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David Allen Sibley, America's most gifted contemporary painter of birds, is the author and illustrator of this comprehensive guide. His beautifully detailed illustrations – more than 6,600 in all – and descriptions of 810 species and 350 regional... (read more)

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Audubon Master Guide To Birding Volume 3
Audubon Master Guide To Birding Volume 3
by John Farrand
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Covering all 835 species of birds recorded on the continent, including 116 accidentals, this is the first field guide to North American birds specifically designed to satisfy the interests and needs of the serious birder. Its three volumes contain, in... (read more)

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Silence of the Songbirds: How We Are Losing the World's Songbirds and What We Can Do to Save Them
Silence of the Songbirds: How We Are Losing the World's Songbirds and What We Can Do to Save Them
by Bridget Stutchbury
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A distinguished scientist reveals how we are losing the worlds songbirds, why this predicts widespread environmental problems, and what we can do to save the birds and their habitats. Wood thrush, bobolinks, the Eastern kingbird—migratory... (read more)

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Birds of Iowa (Field Guides)
Birds of Iowa (Field Guides)
by Stan Tekiela
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See a yellow bird and donít know what it is? No problem! This remarkable field guide features 112 bird species (only Iowa birds!) organized by color. Full-page photos, detailed descriptions, Stanís Notes and range maps help to ensure correct I.D.... (read more)

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Must-See Birds of the Pacific Northwest: 85 Unforgettable Species, Their Fascinating Lives, and How to Find Them
Must-See Birds of the Pacific Northwest: 85 Unforgettable Species, Their Fascinating Lives, and How to Find Them
by Sarah Swanson and Max Smith
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The Pacific Northwest is a bird-watching paradise. Puffins, eagles, herons, woodpeckers, cranes, and hummingbirds can all be easily observed — that is, if you know where to look. The perfect gift for any nature lover, this guide shares the inside... (read more)

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The Bird-Lover's Backyard Handbook
The Bird-Lover's Backyard Handbook
by Jan Mahnken
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The bird lover can attract hummingbirds to the garden or bluebirds to a nesting box with this colorful guidebook to understanding backyard birds. Along with beautiful, detailed paintings, The Bird Lover's Backyard Handbook features a reference section... (read more)

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Music of the Birds: A Celebration of Bird Song with CD (Audio)
Music of the Birds: A Celebration of Bird Song with CD (Audio)
by Lang Elliott
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We humans have strong emotional responses to the voices of the birds. Their songs can soothe the spirit and bring joy to our lives. They can also, like Poe's raven, arouse darker feelings. Listening to their melodic notes, we wonder, are birds really... (read more)

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North American Birds of Prey: National Audubon Society Pocket Guide (Audubon Society Pocket Guides)
North American Birds of Prey: National Audubon Society Pocket Guide (Audubon Society Pocket Guides)
by Audubon
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Brimming with concise descriptions and sharp color photographs, the National Audubon Society Pocket Guide to North American Birds of Prey is designed to be compact enough for nature-lovers to easily bring along when observing birds of prey. This... (read more)

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Winged Migration
Winged Migration
by Jean Fra Mongibeaux
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The companion to the Oscar -nominated film, Winged Migration is the definitive visual account of its subject: the extraordinary flights of migrating birds around the world. Migration is an enigma. Who knows why the cuckoo, born in Europe, flies alone to... (read more)

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All Things Reconsidered: My Birding Adventures
All Things Reconsidered: My Birding Adventures
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The world's most famous bird watcher recounts his travels in pursuit of birds. A decade after the death of Roger Tory Peterson, his unique perspective on birding comes to life in these highly personal narratives. Here he relates his adventures during a... (read more)

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A Guide to Bird Finding in New Jersey
A Guide to Bird Finding in New Jersey
by William J. Boyle
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New Jersey is one of the smallest and most densely populated states, yet the remarkable diversity of its birdlife surpasses that of many larger states. Well over 400 species of birds have been recorded in New Jersey and an active birder can hope to see... (read more)

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Peterson Field Guides/Bird Watcher's Digest Backyard Bird Guides #01: Identifying and Feeding Birds
Peterson Field Guides/Bird Watcher's Digest Backyard Bird Guides #01: Identifying and Feeding Birds
by Bill Iii Thompson
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Hummingbirds and butterflies are some of the most beautiful visitors to a backyard, but they can also be some of the most elusive. This second collaboration between the Peterson Field Guide series and Bird Watchers Digest includes tips on how to attract... (read more)

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Return of the Condor: The Race to Save Our Largest Bird from Extinction
Return of the Condor: The Race to Save Our Largest Bird from Extinction
by John Moir
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Return of the Condor is a riveting account of one of the most dramatic attempts to save a species from extinction in the history of modern conservation. The California condor, North Americas largest bird, lives 50 years or more, is highly intelligent... (read more)

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The Grail Bird: Hot on the Trail of the Ivory-Billed Woodpecker
The Grail Bird: Hot on the Trail of the Ivory-Billed Woodpecker
by Tim Gallagher
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What is it about the Ivory-billed Woodpecker? Why does this supposedly long-extinct bird arouse such an amazing level of interest and dedication in its devotees, who range from respected researchers and naturalists to Loch Ness monster fanatics and Elvis... (read more)

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Roadrunners (Look West)
Roadrunners (Look West)
by Lynn Hassle Kaufman
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The "Look West Series invites you to meet the roadrunner, that clever bird known for its speed, charisma and impudence.... (read more)

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National Geographic Photography Field Guide: Birds (National Geographic Photography Field Guides)
National Geographic Photography Field Guide: Birds (National Geographic Photography Field Guides)
by Rulon E Simmons
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-157) and index.... (read more)

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Peterson Field Guide To Western Birds 3RD Edition Revised
Peterson Field Guide To Western Birds 3RD Edition Revised
by Roger Tory Peterson
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This updated volume features the unique Peterson Identification System covering all birds of North America west of the 100th meridian and north of Mexico.... (read more)

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Ecology of Bird Communities #1: The Ecology of Bird Communities: Volume 1, Foundations and Patterns
Ecology of Bird Communities #1: The Ecology of Bird Communities: Volume 1, Foundations and Patterns
by John A Wiens
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These two books represent a synthesis and critical evaluation of studies conducted on bird communities, or sets of bird species that occur together. Drawing from studies conducted throughout the world, they review in detail what is known about the... (read more)

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