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World of Hummingbirds
World of Hummingbirds
by Erik Hanson
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Engaging natural history information for a general audience on one of the most beloved groups of birds, including tips on attracting and watching hummingbirds Stunning photographs of common North American and exotic world species Explains the details of... (read more)

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Ecology of Bird Communities #2: The Ecology of Bird Communities: Volume 2, Processes and Variations
Ecology of Bird Communities #2: The Ecology of Bird Communities: Volume 2, Processes and Variations
by John A Wiens
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The two volumes of John Wiens' Ecology of Bird Communities have applications and importance to the whole field of ecology. The books contain a detailed synthesis of our current understanding of the patterns of organisation of bird communities and of the... (read more)

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Hummingbirds of North America (Peterson Field Guides)
Hummingbirds of North America (Peterson Field Guides)
by Petersons Guide
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Covering 31 species of hummingbirds, this book will gratify both serious birders, who need the detail to make difficult identifications, and casual birdwatchers, who will appreciate the nontechnical approach. Range maps. 180 full-color photos.... (read more)

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Collins Gem Birds: The Quick and Easy Spotter's Guide (Collins Gem)
Collins Gem Birds: The Quick and Easy Spotter's Guide (Collins Gem)
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The only comprehensive, full-color, pocket-sized guide to significant British and Northern European birds. This completely new edition of the best pocket-sized bird guide around uses both photography and original artwork to provide a practical and... (read more)

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Birds of the World: 365 Days (365)
Birds of the World: 365 Days (365)
by Philippe J Dubois
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Birds of the World: 365 Days gives this perennially popular subject the 365 treatment: ornithologist and conservationist Philippe J. Dubois presents a "day in the life" of a year's worth of species from five continents. The stunning images of birds in... (read more)

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Birdfeeders, Shelters and Baths: Over Twenty-Five Complete...
Birdfeeders, Shelters and Baths: Over Twenty-Five Complete...
by Edward A Baldwin
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Attract more birds and more different kinds of birds to your backyard kingdom by giving them places to nest, feed, and bathe.  Each of the more than 25 unique projects in this weekend workshop book is easy to build and comes with complete step-by... (read more)

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Wesley the Owl: The Remarkable Love Story of an Owl and His Girl
Wesley the Owl: The Remarkable Love Story of an Owl and His Girl
by Stacey Obrien
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On Valentineand#8217;s Day 1985, biologist Stacey Oand#8217;Brien adopted Wesley, a baby barn owl with an injured wing who could not have survived in the wild. Over the next nineteen years, Oand#8217;Brien studied Wesleyand#8217;s strange habits with... (read more)

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Condor: To the Brink & Back the Life & Times of One Giant Bird
Condor: To the Brink & Back the Life & Times of One Giant Bird
by John Nielsen
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The California condor has been described as a bird "with one wing in the grave." Flying on wings nearly ten feet wide from tip to tip, these birds thrived on the carcasses of animals like woolly mammoths. Then, as humans began dramatically... (read more)

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Birds of North America (Golden Field Guides)
Birds of North America (Golden Field Guides)
by Chandler S Robbins
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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... (read more)

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Bird Watching for Dummies (For Dummies)
Bird Watching for Dummies (For Dummies)
by Bill Thompson
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Millions of people worldwide enjoy bird watching; it offers them a chance to get back to nature and enjoy the beauty of the outdoors. Bird Watching For Dummies covers all the basics of bird watching, leading you on a guided tour of the gorgeous world of... (read more)

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The Life of the Skies: Birding at the End of Nature
The Life of the Skies: Birding at the End of Nature
by Jonathan Rosen
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The Life of the Skies is at once a history of bird-watching in America, a meditation on changes in our views about killing animals, and a deeply personal book about the transforming qualities of a life spent observing the natural world. It is a book to... (read more)

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Crow Planet: Essential Wisdom from the Urban Wilderness
Crow Planet: Essential Wisdom from the Urban Wilderness
by Lyanda Lynn Haupt
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There are more crows now than ever. Their abundance is both a sign of ecological imbalance and a generous opportunity to connect with the animal world. Crow Planet is a call to experience the wildlife in our midst, reminding us that we don't have to head... (read more)

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100 Birds to See Before You Die
100 Birds to See Before You Die
by David Chandler
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What is the fastest-growing outdoor activity in the U.S.? Snowboarding? Mountain biking? No. Its bird watching! There are currently 51.3 million dedicated birders in the U.S. with their binoculars focused on the skies. Sure to appeal to this growing... (read more)

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Birdwatcher: The Life of Roger Tory Peterson
Birdwatcher: The Life of Roger Tory Peterson
by Elizabeth Rosenthal
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Roger Tory Peterson—the Renaissance man who taught Americans the joy of watching birds—also invented the modern field guide. His 1934 landmark Field Guide to the Birds was the first bird-identification guide designed to be used in the field... (read more)

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Making Birdhouses & Feeders
Making Birdhouses & Feeders
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The Double-Crested Cormorant: Symbol of Ecological Conflict
The Double-Crested Cormorant: Symbol of Ecological Conflict
by Dennis Wild
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This is the story of the survival, recovery, astonishing success, and controversial status of the double-crested cormorant. After surviving near extinction driven by DDT and other contaminants from the 1940s through the early 1970s, the cormorant has... (read more)

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The Feather Quest: a North American Birder's Year
The Feather Quest: a North American Birder's Year
by Pete Dunne
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When a flash of pink was spotted in a cloud of gray gulls over Newburyport, Massachusetts, ten thousand people descended on the town in hopes of seeing a rare Ross's gull from Siberia. Among them were Pete and Linda Dunne, who set off from there on a... (read more)

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Audubon North American Birdfeeder Guide
Audubon North American Birdfeeder Guide
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Produced in association with the National Audubon Society, the Audubon North American Birdfeeder Guide covers the best ways to attract, observe, and feed birds in your own backyard. From profiles of individual species to understanding bird behavior, this... (read more)

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The Birdwatcher's Guide to Hawai'i (Kolowalu Books)
The Birdwatcher's Guide to Hawai'i (Kolowalu Books)
by Rick Soehren
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This guide has been written especially for the casual or novice birdwatcher. It covers more than 60 birding sites in the Hawaiian islands, gives particular attention to the most common birds and also details facilities, access for the disabled and... (read more)

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The Migration of Birds: Seasons on the Wing
The Migration of Birds: Seasons on the Wing
by Janice M Hughes
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Why do birds migrate -- and just how do they do it? The Migration of Birds is a comprehensive illustrated presentation of the mysteries of bird migration. Ornithologist Janice M. Hughes describes the findings of the most recent research and surveys as... (read more)

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