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Natural history of singing birds

Natural history of singing birds

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Published in Edinburgh .
Written in English


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Statementby a lover of birds.
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Open LibraryOL20378777M

"This book first appeared as Natural history of the birds of Eastern and Central North America"--Title page verso. Abridgment of the author's Birds of Massachusetts and other New England states, of which the plates, by Louis Agassiz Fuertes and Allan Brooks, were reissued as Portraits of New England birds, with the addition of species by Mr. Mike Unwin is a celebrated wildlife and travel writer known for his books and journalism, and also a photographer, illustrator, and popular Tipling is renowned for his wildlife photographs and writings and is coauthor of the critically acclaimed Birds & previous books together include The Enigma of the Owl and The Empire of the Eagle.

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This is an excellent reference book that contains a compendium of information regarding the natural history of North American birds. Besides detailed breeding and behavioral accounts for each species, there are also very informative research sections interspersed within the main body of the book/5(16). From Albatross to Zebra Finch, this stunning, oversize ABC book, developed in conjunction with the American Museum of Natural History, celebrates some of nature’s most amazing creatures!Along with extra-large letters and fun facts, bright, detailed photos present 26 beautiful birds whose names each begin with a different letter.


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