Smithsonian Nature Guide

Smithsonian Nature Guide


Book - 2012
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A new generation of illustrated natural history handbooks, produced in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution.

The new DK Nature Guides form a comprehensive, accessible, and informative series of illustrated reference books that tackle key natural history subjects in DK's inimitable style.

From the Arctic Tern and American Woodcock to the Turkey Vulture and Yellow-billed Cuckoo, Nature Guide: Birds is packed full of stunning images that reveal bird anatomy, flight, migration patterns, breeding, habitats-all perfect for bird watching and easy identification.


Stunning images revealing intricate details and unique features of specimens Expert writing and research by specialists Clear, concise, and informative text bring the subjects to life Specially commissioned close-up photography and illustrations Carefully structured profiles ensuring it is easy to locate key information Entries organized in intuitive categories or groupings for ease of reference
Publisher: London ; New York : DK Pub., 2012
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780756690410
Branch Call Number: 598 BUR 2012 23
Characteristics: 352 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Birds


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