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By Frank Chapman,Julie Zickefoose

From the sparrow to the starling, the woodpecker to the warbler, the eagle to the egret, and each species in among, birds are probably the most abundant and so much diversified creatures in North the US. hovering excessive above us, those winged beauties have lengthy been a resource of fascination and enchantment.

While dozens of experiences and box publications were written, few offer a better-rounded assessment of the denizens of the sky than Frank Michler Chapman’s fowl lifestyles. First released in 1897, over a century later fowl existence stills offers insightful observations approximately dozens of species of birds local to North America.

A pioneer within the examine of common historical past and ornithology, Frank Chapman writes with clinical prowess and an expert’s eye with reference to chicken anatomy, migratory styles, mating behavior, and habitat selection. Describing species from around the continent, fowl lifestyles is a real testomony to at least one of the nation’s such a lot liked creatures.

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