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The Sibley Guide to Bird Life & Behaviour

Field / Identification Guide
Fine handbook on North American birds

By: David Allen Sibley(Author)

608 pages, 550 colour illustrations, b/w illustrations, colour distribution maps

Knopf Publishing Group

Paperback | Jul 2009 | #181033 | ISBN-13: 9781400043866
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NHBS Price: £39.99 $52/€46 approx
Hardback | Nov 2001 | #207664 | ISBN: 0713662506
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About this book

Companion to the highly acclaimed North American Bird Guide, and copiously illustrated with David Sibley's superb artwork. While the field guide relied mainly on its illustrations, this book supplements and complements it with detailed chapters on each of the 80 North American bird families. It contains up-to-date information on behaviour, taxonomy, food and foraging, breeding, migration, bird habitats, population dynamics and conservation. A team of 44 authors, including Sibley, has contributed the text.

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David Sibley is one of North America's foremost ornithologists and bird artists. He has written numerous articles for Birding and American Birds, has been a birding tour leader for 21 years, and is author and illustrator of several books including the North American Bird Guide. Based in USA.

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