Bird Lovers Books The Practical Ornithologist Birding Books Ornithology books Bird Lovers Gift Bird Watching books Nature Book Gifts

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This is a near fine (almost like new) larger paperback. 1990 Simon & Schuster Publishing. This copy is crisp and clean inside and out. The pages are still crisp and clean with no markings seen. The binding is tight and straight, NO creasing along spine. The cover is still clean and shiny with only a hint of shelf wear. Royal octavo book size or 7" x 10" with 160 pages including index.

The Practical Ornithologist tells readers what to look for, how and when to look for it, and how to record what you see. It is a great reference book for the novice or more experienced bird watcher. It includes detailed and engaging looks at bird songs, calls and migratory habits. It explains how to make and record sightings from the urban backyard to the open country. Contents include: How Birds Work, Bird Behavior, Urban Birding, Freshwater Birding, Saltwater Birding, Farm Birding, and much more. With more than 275 full-color and black and white photos, it also features maps and diagrams.

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