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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Princeton Univ Pr
Publication date May 4, 2010
Pages 664
Binding Paperback
Edition Rev upd
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780691130231
ISBN-10 069113023X
Dimensions 1.50 by 6 by 8.50 in.
Weight 2.64 lbs.
Original list price $49.95
Other format details university press
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description:

Birds of Peru is the most complete and authoritative field guide to this diverse, neotropical landscape. It features every one of Peru's 1,817 bird species and shows the distinct plumages of each in 307 superb, high-quality color plates. Concise descriptions and color distribution maps are located opposite the plates, making this book much easier to use in the field than standard neotropical field guides. This fully revised paperback edition includes twenty-five additional species.

  • A comprehensive guide to all 1,817 species found in Peru--one fifth of the world's birds--with subspecies, sexes, age classes, and morphs fully illustrated
  • Designed especially for field use, with vivid descriptive information and helpful identification tips opposite color plates
  • Detailed species accounts, including a full-color distribution map
  • Includes 25 additional species not covered in the first edition
  • Features 3 entirely new plates and more than 25 additional illustrations

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from Princeton Univ Pr (October 15, 2007)
9780691049151 | details & prices | 656 pages | 6.25 × 8.50 × 1.75 in. | 3.00 lbs | List price $49.50
About: Nearly eighteen hundred different bird species--one fifth of the world's birds--have been recorded in Peru.
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Rev upd edition from Princeton Univ Pr (May 4, 2010)
9780691130231 | details & prices | 664 pages | 6.00 × 8.50 × 1.50 in. | 2.64 lbs | List price $49.95
About: Birds of Peru is the most complete and authoritative field guide to this diverse, neotropical landscape.

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