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Kaufman field guide to advanced birding

Kenn Kaufman

Kaufman field guide to advanced birding

understanding what you see and hear

by Kenn Kaufman

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bird watching,
  • Guidebooks,
  • Birds,
  • Identification

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesField guide to advanced birding
    StatementKenn Kaufman ; illustrated with line drawings by the author and with more than 700 images based on photos by Kenn Kaufman ... [et al.].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL681 .K38 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination448 p. :
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24893418M
    ISBN 109780547248325
    LC Control Number2010049845

      Critically acclaimed for its innovative design, the Kaufman guide introduced a new generation to birding. The Kaufman Field Guide to Birds of North America includes the official names of birds and range maps. Additional information helps beginning birdwatchers get started, all in the same compact format that has made this guide the easiest to use for fast identification in the field/5(10). Get this from a library! Kaufman field guide to advanced birding: understanding what you see and hear. [Kenn Kaufman] -- Presents a resource that examines the basics of each major bird group and the variations of identification, covering such topics as plumage, body .

      The Other Format of the Kaufman Field Guide to Butterflies of North America by Jim P. Brock, Kenn Kaufman | at Barnes & Noble. kaufman field guide to advanced birding. book by kenn kaufman. book by american heritage dictionary editors. Betty Crocker Big Book of Slow Cooker, Casseroles, and More combines hearty slow cooker meals Brand: HMH Books.   Kaufman has now created a second edition of Advanced Birding, which is actually a complete rewriting rather than a minor new edition is about 60% longer than its predecessor ( vs. pages of written text). It is now part of the growing* Kaufman Field Guide Series instead of the venerable Peterson Field Guide change brings more than a new label; instead of just.

    His first book, A Field Guide to Advanced Birding, published in the Peterson series in , drew wide acclaim, and in he became the youngest person ever to receive the lifetime achievement award of the American Birding Association (the award was later renamed, and he received it again in ).   The all-new Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding takes a different approach, clarifying the basics and providing a framework for learning about each group. Overall principles of identification are explained in clear language, and ten chapters on specific groups of birds show how these principles can be applied in : Kenn Kaufman.


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Kaufman field guide to advanced birding by Kenn Kaufman Download PDF EPUB FB2

If birding is more to you than simply pinning a name to a bird, this is the book you'll turn to. The Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding is nothing short of Kenn Kaufman's wisdom and teaching skills crystallized into insight-packed pages.

Not only will you love this book, you'll learn from it/5(55). The Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding is nothing short of Kenn Kaufman's wisdom and teaching skills crystallized into insight-packed pages.

Not only will you love this book, you'll learn from it." - Pete Dunne, Cape May Bird Observatory. This is a great birding book with great tips in identification of difficult bird groups. Kenn is explaining the fine details of similar species emphasizing on fine differences in shape, plumage, and molt/5(10).

The new Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding is completely different. Almost a third of this ~ page book is about learning the principles of understanding what you see (or hear) in the field. Rather than simply show you what the different species are, it teaches you how to identify the species/5.

One of the world's best-known bird experts, Kenn Kaufman is the originator of the Kaufman Field Guide series, which includes books on birds, butterflies, mammals, and insects.

He has also written Lives of North American Birds and two birding memoirs, Flights Against the Sunset and the classic Kingbird : HMH Books.

The brand-new Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding, published in Aprilstarted out as just an update of the earlier field guide, but along the way, it turned into a completely new book. Eighty-five percent of the material is new, as is the book’s aim, hinted at in the subtitle: “Understanding What You See and Hear.”.

The all-new Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding takes a different approach, clarifying the basics and providing a framework for learning about each group.

Overall principles of identification are explained in clear language, and ten chapters on specific groups of birds. Kaufman Field Guide to Birds of North America: Kenn Kaufman, Rick Bowers, Nora Bowers, Lynn Hassler Kaufman: : Books.

Buy New. $ List Price: $ Save: $ (24%) Qty: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Qty: /5(). Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding (Kaufman Field Guides) Not so much a field guide as a text.

I like this book very much. Kaufman shares his years of experience, considerable knowledge and wisdom on the process of identifying birds. His emphasis is on understanding what you see and hear rather than on an exhaustive discussion of field marks/5(61).

Kenn Kaufman created Advanced Birding in as one of the Peterson Field Guide series. That book assessed the challenges of identifying 88 species found in North America, grouping them into 34 chapters (plus a short introduction on birding theory). This new volume is 50% bigger and only deals with 46 species/5(62).

Kaufman Field Guide to Nature of the Midwest. by Kenn Kaufman, Jeff Sayre, and Kimberly Kaufman The only field guide to bring along to identify the birds, mammals, trees, wildflowers, insects, reptiles, amphibians, fish, spiders, mushrooms, ferns, rocks, and sky of the Midwest Kaufman Field Guides.

A field guide to advanced birding Item Preview remove-circle A field guide to advanced birding by Kenn Kaufman. Publication date Topics Birds -- North America Internet Archive Books. Delaware County District Library (Ohio) Scanned in China. American :   The all-new Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding takes a different approach, clarifying the basics and providing a framework for learning about each group.

Overall principles of identification are explained in clear language, and ten chapters on specific groups of birds show how these principles can be applied in practice. The all-new Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding takes a different approach, clarifying the basics and providing a framework for learning about each group.

Overall principles of identification. The all-new Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding takes a different approach, clarifying the basics and providing a framework for learning about each group. Overall principles of identification are explained in clear language, and ten chapters on specific groups.

The Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding clarifies the basics and provides a framework for learning about each bird group. Hardback. pages. Over color photos, diagrams and illustrations.

The new edition of the Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding has richly enhanced my knowledge and my approach to identifying birds. The good folks at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt were kind enough to send me a review copy a few weeks ago. Before I posted a review, I wanted to make sure I had read the book.

Well, I've read the first seven chapters, which comprises the first third of the book. Since its first publication in Octoberthe Kaufman Guide has been widely hailed as the best field guide to recommend to new birders.

The all-new Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding takes a different approach, clarifying the basics and providing a framework for learning about each group.

Overall principles of identification are explained in clear language, and ten chapters on specific groups of birds /5(). A good sized field guide for both beginners and advanced birders, this guide features more than 1, species of birds.

Pros Beautifully illustrated, with more than 1, species of birds. For those who might recall his book the Peterson Field Guide to Advanced Birding; Birding Challenges and How to Approach Them and wonder if this is simply a reprint of it or perhaps just an expanded edition, it is most certainly not the former nor is it very much the latter.

It is, rather, the next step in Kaufman’s process of going ever. Buy a cheap copy of A Field Guide to Advanced Birding: book by Kenn Kaufman. Birders can memorize hundreds of details and still not be able to identify birds if they don’t really understand what’s in front of birders have access Free shipping over $/5(5).We're giving away five copies of the Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding—each one signed by the author, Kenn Kaufman.

To enter the giveaway, just leave a comment below, and be sure to include a viable email address (it won't show up on the page). The official rules are below. The contest ends at midnight, Friday, Ma