Peterson First Guide to Birds of North America

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Peterson First Guides are the first books the beginning naturalist needs. Condensed versions of the famous Peterson Field Guides, the First Guides focus on the animals, plants, and other natural things you are most likely to see. They make it fun to get into the field and easy to progress to the full-fledged Peterson Guides.
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Overview


Peterson First Guides are the first books the beginning naturalist needs. Condensed versions of the famous Peterson Field Guides, the First Guides focus on the animals, plants, and other natural things you are most likely to see. They make it fun to get into the field and easy to progress to the full-fledged Peterson Guides.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780395906668
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Publication date: 2/28/1998
  • Series: Peterson First Guide Series
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 128
  • Sales rank: 155,730
  • Product dimensions: 3.75 (w) x 7.25 (h) x 0.19 (d)

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Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars. These editions include updated material by Michael O'Brien, Paul Lehman, Bill Thompson III, Michael DiGiorgio, Larry Rosche, and Jeffrey A. Gordon.

Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars. These editions include updated material by Michael O'Brien, Paul Lehman, Bill Thompson III, Michael DiGiorgio, Larry Rosche, and Jeffrey A. Gordon.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 15, 2010

    Birds and Names

    This guide, limited in all the information that is 'really' out there about birds of North America is really a great little book. It is a great source to start for general bird informtion.
    My husband and four-year old son have really enjoyed looking at it and talking about what they see on every page. My four-year old soaks everything up and understands that there are some birds in that book we will never see in our backyard, so he is ready for an adventure. He is a budding scientist of some kind we just know it!

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