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Paul Ehrlich

ILL - The birder"s handbook: ...

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The book was released in October , so it can be considered outdated. However, the species accounts and illustrations are top-notch and more than make up for the unreliability of certain range maps. This book has also been republished in Eastern and Western North America editions, focusing on the species common to the two regions. white plates.) Nevertheless, Peterson did create a handbook that "boiled-down" matters so that generally any bird could be distinguished from any other at a glance or at a distance. And despite its embryonic nature, the book also showed evidence of what was to come File Size: 1MB.   For young birders, I recommend Birds, Nests, And Eggs by Mel is a wonderful, illustrated guide book to common North American birds that describes not only the birds features, but their habitat and the sounds they make.


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