The Resource Hawks in flight : the flight identification of North American migrant raptors, Pete Dunne, David Sibley, Clay Sutton ; illustrated by David Sibley

Hawks in flight : the flight identification of North American migrant raptors, Pete Dunne, David Sibley, Clay Sutton ; illustrated by David Sibley

Label
Hawks in flight : the flight identification of North American migrant raptors
Title
Hawks in flight
Title remainder
the flight identification of North American migrant raptors
Statement of responsibility
Pete Dunne, David Sibley, Clay Sutton ; illustrated by David Sibley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A field guide to 23 species of North American birds of prey. Annotation. Subtle characteristics allow identification of 23 species of raptor
Cataloging source
DLC
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1951-
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Dunne, Pete
Dewey number
598/.91097
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL696.F3
LC item number
D86 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • 1961-
  • 1949-
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  • Sibley, David
  • Sutton, Clay
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  • Birds of prey
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Birds of prey
  • North America
Label
Hawks in flight : the flight identification of North American migrant raptors, Pete Dunne, David Sibley, Clay Sutton ; illustrated by David Sibley
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Some ill. on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 248-250) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Roger Tory Peterson -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Flight identification of raptors: From the shotgun to the sublime -- Buteos: Wind masters -- Migration -- Identification -- Generic buteo -- Red-tailed hawk -- Red-shouldered hawk -- Broad-winged hawk -- Swainson's hawk -- Rough-legged hawk-- Ferruginous hawk -- Telling buteos apart -- Accipiters: Artful dodgers -- Migration -- Identification -- Accipiter-- Sharp-shinned hawk -- Cooper's hawk -- Northern goshawk -- Telling accipiters apart -- Falcons: Distance measured by the horizon -- Nigration -- Identification -- Generic falcon -- American kestrel -- Merlin -- Peregrine falcon -- Prairie falcon -- Gyrfalcon -- Telling falcons apart -- Kites: Graceful Masters of the southern summer skies -- Migration -- Identification -- Generic kite -- Mississippi kite -- American swallow-tailed kite -- Black-shouldered kite -- Telling kites apart -- Northern harrier: Great fooler -- Migration -- Identification -- Telling harriers from the rest -- Eagles and vultures: Big black birds -- Migration -- Identification -- Generic big black bird -- Vultures -- Eagles -- Telling big black birds apart -- Osprey: Fish hawk -- Migration -- Identification -- Telling ospreys from the rest -- Photographs of hawks in flight -- Bibliography -- Index
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 254 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035091429
Label
Hawks in flight : the flight identification of North American migrant raptors, Pete Dunne, David Sibley, Clay Sutton ; illustrated by David Sibley
Link
Publication
Note
Some ill. on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 248-250) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Roger Tory Peterson -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Flight identification of raptors: From the shotgun to the sublime -- Buteos: Wind masters -- Migration -- Identification -- Generic buteo -- Red-tailed hawk -- Red-shouldered hawk -- Broad-winged hawk -- Swainson's hawk -- Rough-legged hawk-- Ferruginous hawk -- Telling buteos apart -- Accipiters: Artful dodgers -- Migration -- Identification -- Accipiter-- Sharp-shinned hawk -- Cooper's hawk -- Northern goshawk -- Telling accipiters apart -- Falcons: Distance measured by the horizon -- Nigration -- Identification -- Generic falcon -- American kestrel -- Merlin -- Peregrine falcon -- Prairie falcon -- Gyrfalcon -- Telling falcons apart -- Kites: Graceful Masters of the southern summer skies -- Migration -- Identification -- Generic kite -- Mississippi kite -- American swallow-tailed kite -- Black-shouldered kite -- Telling kites apart -- Northern harrier: Great fooler -- Migration -- Identification -- Telling harriers from the rest -- Eagles and vultures: Big black birds -- Migration -- Identification -- Generic big black bird -- Vultures -- Eagles -- Telling big black birds apart -- Osprey: Fish hawk -- Migration -- Identification -- Telling ospreys from the rest -- Photographs of hawks in flight -- Bibliography -- Index
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 254 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035091429

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