Birds of North America. West

Kittinger, Jo S

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  • Creator Jo S. Kittinger
  • Format Books
  • Publication First American edition. New York : DK Pub., 2001.
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • 160 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 19 cm
  • ISBNs 0789479001, 9780789479006, 078947901X, 9780789479013
  • OCLC ocm48383340

Summary

  • Offers advice on how to identify birds based on their color, size, shape, song, and habitat, and how to find them.

Notes

  • Includes index.
  • An easy-to-use guide to 140 species.

Contents

  • How to use this book -- About birds -- Identifying birds -- Watching birds -- Bringing birds home -- Bird descriptions -- Long-legged waders -- Ducks and other swimming birds -- Birds of shore and sea -- Chickenlike birds -- Pigeons and doves -- Birds of prey -- Nightjars -- Swifts and hummingbirds -- Woodpeckers -- Flycatchers and other picky eaters -- Jays and crows -- Songbirds -- Sparrows and finches -- Blackbirds
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