Butterflies of North America

Butterflies of North America

by Jeffrey Glassberg
     
 

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Enter the magical world of butterflies with Jeffrey Glassberg, president of the North American Butterfly Association (NABA) and the driving force behind the current revolution in butterfly watching. On the pages of this lavishly illustrated, user-friendly guide, Dr. Glassberg provides invaluable information for nature lovers who would like to learn how…  See more details below

Overview

Enter the magical world of butterflies with Jeffrey Glassberg, president of the North American Butterfly Association (NABA) and the driving force behind the current revolution in butterfly watching. On the pages of this lavishly illustrated, user-friendly guide, Dr. Glassberg provides invaluable information for nature lovers who would like to learn how to:

  • Observe and identify almost any North American butterfly
  • Shop for and use the new breed of close-range binoculars
  • Create a butterfly-friendly garden
  • Identify and understand different types of butterfly behavior
  • Participate in the ongoing efforts to protect these fascinating creatures and the environments they inhabit
A precious wildlife resource to be enjoyed and conserved, butterflies is perfect subjects for anyone who loves to be outdoors in beautiful weather.

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Swallowtails and sulphurs; gossamer wings and metalmarks; skippers and pine whites: If you love butterflies, this bounteous illustrated paperback will take your breath away.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435123632
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
04/12/2010
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Dr. Jeffrey Glassberg is president of the North American Butterfly Association and editor of American Butterflies magazine. Though his heart belongs to (and most of his books are about) butterflies, Glassberg is also the author and editor of numerous best-selling books about nature-watching in general. He regularly travels around the world to observe and photograph butterflies, but he lives in and writes from his home in New Jersey.

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