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The Resource Rare Birds of North America, Steve N.G. Howell, Ian Lewington, Will Russell

Rare Birds of North America, Steve N.G. Howell, Ian Lewington, Will Russell

Label
Rare Birds of North America
Title
Rare Birds of North America
Statement of responsibility
Steve N.G. Howell, Ian Lewington, Will Russell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rare Birds of North America is the first comprehensive illustrated guide to the vagrant birds that occur throughout the United States and Canada. Featuring 275 stunning color plates, this book covers 262 species originating from three very different regions--the Old World, the New World tropics, and the world's oceans. It explains the causes of avian vagrancy and breaks down patterns of occurrence by region and season, enabling readers to see where, when, and why each species occurs in North America. Detailed species accounts describe key identification features, taxonomy, age, sex, distribu
Cataloging source
N$T
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Lewington, Ian
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Howell, Steve N. G
  • Russell, Will
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  • Photography of birds
  • Rare birds
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
  • NATURE
  • Photography of birds
  • Rare birds
  • North America
Label
Rare Birds of North America, Steve N.G. Howell, Ian Lewington, Will Russell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • WHERE DO NORTH AMERICAN VAGRANTS COME FROM?
  • TOPOGRAPHY, MOLT, AND AGING
  • SPECIES ACCOUNTS
  • WATERFOWL
  • SUNGREBES
  • ALCIDS
  • PELAGIC SEABIRDS
  • GULLS AND TERNS
  • SHOREBIRDS
  • WADING BIRDS
  • Frontmatter
  • LARGER LANDBIRDS
  • AERIAL LANDBIRDS
  • SONGBIRDS
  • Appendices
  • Appendix A. Species New to North America, Fall 2011-Summer 2012
  • Appendix B: Species of Hypothetical Occurrence
  • Appendix C: Birds New to North America, 1950-2011
  • Literature Cited
  • Index
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • How to Use This Book
  • INTRODUCTION
  • WHAT IS A 'RARE BIRD'-AND WHEN AND WHENCE?
  • MIGRATION AND VAGRANCY IN BIRDS
Control code
ocn864678256
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (448 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400848072
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt49th1v
  • 090b27f9-aa2e-4213-9917-720e07f80a73
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864678256
Label
Rare Birds of North America, Steve N.G. Howell, Ian Lewington, Will Russell
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • WHERE DO NORTH AMERICAN VAGRANTS COME FROM?
  • TOPOGRAPHY, MOLT, AND AGING
  • SPECIES ACCOUNTS
  • WATERFOWL
  • SUNGREBES
  • ALCIDS
  • PELAGIC SEABIRDS
  • GULLS AND TERNS
  • SHOREBIRDS
  • WADING BIRDS
  • Frontmatter
  • LARGER LANDBIRDS
  • AERIAL LANDBIRDS
  • SONGBIRDS
  • Appendices
  • Appendix A. Species New to North America, Fall 2011-Summer 2012
  • Appendix B: Species of Hypothetical Occurrence
  • Appendix C: Birds New to North America, 1950-2011
  • Literature Cited
  • Index
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • How to Use This Book
  • INTRODUCTION
  • WHAT IS A 'RARE BIRD'-AND WHEN AND WHENCE?
  • MIGRATION AND VAGRANCY IN BIRDS
Control code
ocn864678256
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (448 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400848072
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt49th1v
  • 090b27f9-aa2e-4213-9917-720e07f80a73
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864678256

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