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Roger Tory Peterson"s ABC of birds

a book for little birdwatchers

by Roger Tory Peterson

  • 31 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Universe Pub. in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Alphabet books.,
  • Birds.,
  • Alphabet.

  • About the Edition

    Photographs, paintings, and simple text present different birds and some avian features for each letter of the alphabet.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesABC of birds
    Statementtext by Linda Westervelt ; illustrations by Roger Tory Peterson ; photographs by Roger Tory Peterson and Seymour Levin.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    ContributionsWestervelt, Linda., Levin, Seymour, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL676.2 .P465 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL783529M
    ISBN 100789300095
    LC Control Number95015540
    OCLC/WorldCa32390936

      Roger Tory Peterson had already made his mark with his innovative field guide when he conducted DDT research during World War II. His friend and fellow naturalist Rachel Carson built on these efforts and eventually wrote Silent Spring, a landmark text that, along with Peterson’s field guide, jump-started the modern environmental combining the tireless observation of a scientist 4/5(11).   Roger Tory Peterson was inspired to create his first field guide by a book called Two Little Savages by Ernest Thompson Seton. Roger Tory Peterson loved birds, just like me. Roger Tory Peterson started small and ended up moving mountains, first with his illustrations and then via his love of birds, boosted the entire conservation movement.


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