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Birds the Indians knew

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Published by A. Whitman & Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

  • Birds -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Birds -- Folklore.,
  • Indians of North America -- Folklore.

  • Edition Notes

    Illustrated t.-p. and lining-papers.

    Statementby Lena C. Ahlers; illustrated by Lucille M. Enders.
    LC ClassificationsQL676 .A27
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 248 p.
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6281943M
    LC Control Number32031132

    Sources of species identification and other amazing info include (1) Cornell Lab of Ornithology--a fantastic site; (2)Birds of Eastern and Central North America, Peterson Field Guide Series, Fifth Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company; (3) The National Audubon Society's Sibley Guide to Birds and (4) Field Guide to the Birds of North America, Third. Ted's book "How To Know The Birds" is a child of at least two and perhaps three previous classic entries in the birding literature – for certain Joseph Hickey’s “A Guide To Bird Watching” () and Ludlow Griscom’s “Modern Bird Study” (), and I would also suggest (although Ted might balk at this) “The Complete Birder – A.

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