Familiar Birds of North America - Kenn Kaufman (Paperback)

Eastern Region

Product Details

Barcode
9780394748399
Department
Books
Released
12 Jan 1987
Supply Source
USA

Book

Authors
JOHN & KAUFMAN FARRAND
Kenn Kaufman
John Farrand
Subtitle
Eastern Region
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Random House Inc
Series
The Audubon Society Pocket Guides
Language
English
Number of Pages
192
Dimensions
108 x 152 x 13mm (181g)

Annotation

This guide contains full-color photographs, range maps, and comprehensive information on eighty species of birds, arranged by shape and size, that inhabit the eastern region of North America

Summary

A portable, comprehensive field guide--brimming with concise descriptions and stunning color photographs, and designed to fit into your back pocket--from the go-to reference source for over 18 million nature lovers.

This streamlined volume identifies 80 of the most frequently encountered birds east of the Rocky Mountains. It includes detailed photographs and diagrams, regional maps depicting nesting and winter ranges, and a complete overview of birdwatching.

Whether your home is in a remote countryside or in a populous city, you will derive hours of pleasure observing and learning about birds, and the National Audubon Society Pocket Guide to Familiar Birds of North America: East is an excellent and convenient reference guide to accompany any bird-lover.

Non-Fiction

General Subject
Nature/Ecology
BISAC Subject 1
Nature / Birdwatching Guides
BIC Classification 1
Wildlife (Children's / Teenage)
Library Subject 1
Birds; North America; Identification.
Dewey Classification
598.2974

Author Bio

The late John Bull was a leading authority on birds of the northeastern United States. He is the author of two classic books on eastern birds, Birds of the New York City Area and Birds of New York State. The late John Farrand, Jr., wrote several field guides and watched birds in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Turkey, and East Africa.