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  • The Singing Life of Birdsby Donald Kroodsma

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2007; US$ 14.99

    Listen to birds sing as you've never listened before, as the world-renowned birdsong expert Donald Kroodsma takes you on personal journeys of discovery and intrigue. Read stories of wrens and robins, thrushes and thrashers, warblers and whip-poor-wills, bluebirds and cardinals, and many more birds. Learn how each acquires its songs, how songs vary... more...

  • Good Birders Don't Wear Whiteby Lisa White; Pete Dunne

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2007; US$ 9.95

    In these 50 light and fun original essays, the biggest names in birding dispense advice to birders of every level, on topics ranging from feeding birds and cleaning binoculars to pishing and pelagic birding. Whether satirizing bird snobs or relating the traditions and taboos of the birding culture, each essay is as chock-full of helpful information... more...

  • Flights Against the Sunsetby Kenn Kaufman

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2008; US$ 14.95

    At age sixteen, Kenn Kaufman left home to travel the world in search of birds. Now a grown man and a renowned ornithologist, he has come back to visit his ailing mother and explain to her what drove his obsession with bird life. His explanation forms a series of interlocking tales from the frontier where the world of birds intersects with the world... more...

  • Of a Featherby Scott Weidensaul

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2008; US$ 15.00

    From the moment Europeans arrived in North America, they were awestruck by a continent awash with birds?great flocks of wild pigeons, prairies teeming with grouse, woodlands alive with brilliantly colored songbirds. Of a Feather traces the colorful origins of American birding: the frontier ornithologists who collected eggs between border skirmishes;... more...

  • Kingbird Highwayby Kenn Kaufman

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2006; US$ 14.95

    Now revered as one of North America's top birders, Kenn Kaufman hit the road at age sixteen and spent a year crisscrossing the country to see as many birds as he could, in a birding competition known as a "big year." In what has become a classic among birders, this memoir chronicles the subculture of birding in the 1970s and a teenager's search for... more...

  • All Things Reconsideredby Bill Thompson III; Roger Tory Peterson

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2007; US$ 14.95

    Roger Tory Peterson?s unique perspective on birding comes to life in these highly personal narratives. Here he relates his adventures during a lifetime of birding and traveling the world to observe and record nature. Though Peterson was widely known for his illustrations, this collection reminds us to reconsider his accomplishments as a photographer,... more...

  • Finding Your Wingsby Burton S. Guttman

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2008; US$ 14.95

    A Workbook for Beginning Bird Watchers No other book for beginning bird watchers involves the reader so actively in the exciting first steps of learning to watch birds. This workbook is filled with quizzes and exercises that prepare the reader for going birding and help beginners develop a sense of accomplishment and progress. With each chapter covering... more...

  • Falcon Feverby Tim Gallagher

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009; US$ 14.95

    What is so compelling about falconry? Tim Gallagher mines his lifelong obsession with falcons for an answer in this engaging volume interweaving memoir, history, and travelogue. An entire subculture exists outside the mainstream of American society consisting of obsessed individuals (Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and film-writer Tony Huston among them) who... more...

  • Pete Dunne's Essential Field Guide Companionby Pete Dunne

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013; US$ 22.49

    In this book, bursting with more information than any field guide could hold, the well-known author and birder Pete Dunne introduces readers to the "Cape May School of Birding." It's an approach to identification that gives equal or more weight to a bird's structure and shape and the observer's overall impression (often called GISS, for General Impression... more...

  • Rare Birds of North Americaby Steve N. G. Howell; Ian Lewington; Will Russell

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 35.00

    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... more...