National Geographic Field Guide to Birds of North America, 6th edition
National Geographic Field Guide to Birds of North America, fifth edition is the essential reference for field identification and the cornerstone of any birder’s library.
Author: Jon L. Dunn and Jonathan Alderfer
Illustrator: Jonathan Alderfer
Publisher: National Geographic
Year of Publication: 2006
504 pp., 4000 color illustrations and maps
National Geographic Field Guide to Birds of North America, 6th edition, is an ultimate and indispensable bird field guide—comprehensive, authoritative, portable, sturdy, and easier than ever to use.
Among the the new edition’s key elements and practical improvements:
- Every North American species—more than 960, including a new section on accidental birds—classified according to the latest official American Ornithologists’ Union checklist.
- 4,000 full-color illustrations by the foremost bird artists at work today and newly updated range maps that draw on the latest data.
- New durable cover for added protection against adverse weather, plus informative quick-reference flaps that double as placemarkers.
- New reader-friendly features like thumbtabs that make locating key sections faster and easier, and a quick-find index to direct users straight to the information they need.
|Dimensions||10 × 8 × 1.1 in|