National Geographic Backyard Guide To The Birds Of North America

Author: Jonathan K. Alderfer
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426207204
Size: 16.37 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Covers more than 150 species of North American birds and includes nearly 300 full-color photos, 150 range maps and 500 additional illustrations, as well as tips on feeding, birdhouses and creating bird-friendly backyard landscapes. Original.

National Geographic Backyard Guide To The Birds Of North America

Author: Jonathan Alderfer
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426209284
Size: 18.82 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Essential for the estimated 62 million Americans who watch and feed birds in their backyards—from the experts at National Geographic and co-author of the popular and perennial best seller Field Guide to the Birds of North America. No matter where you live—in the country, city, a high-rise or house—this handy guide will quench your curiosity about the feathered creatures in your midst. It features 150 of the most common and interesting birds likely to be observed at backyard feeders, nesting nearby or just migrating through. An indispensable visual index of all 150 species appears on the inside front and back laminated covers, making identification a snap. Beginning with Backyard Basics, an easy-to-follow, richly illustrated presentation on observing and identifying birds—with tips on attracting and feeding your favorite birds, birdhouses, and bird-friendly landscapes to entice nesting—the book is full of National Geographic’s iconic field guide images and maps. Core species on everyone’s list—such as robins, woodpeckers, bluebirds and chickadees—are featured in two-page spreads including practical tips with additional imagery. Sidebars captivate with interesting and little known facts.

Bald

Author: Kelly Weinersmith
Publisher: Carl Hanser Verlag GmbH Co KG
ISBN: 9783446257825
Size: 17.76 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Zach Weinersmith ist mit seinem Blog „Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal“ einer der großen Pop-Science-Cartoonisten im Netz. Jetzt haben er und seine Frau Kelly ein Buch über zehn vielversprechende Zukunftstechnologien geschrieben, die unsere Welt schon bald zu einem besseren Ort machen könnten ... wenn alles gut geht. Wieso Häuser bauen, wenn man sie auch drucken könnte? Warum holen wir unsere Rohstoffe nicht einfach vom nächstgelegenen Asteroiden? Und wäre ein Lift ins All nicht praktisch? Klingt verrückt, aber wir leben in einer Zeit, in der all das Realität werden könnte – BALD! Geniale, faszinierende und hochkomische Lektüre für alle, die wissen möchten, was die Zukunft an Großartigem bringt.

Das Magische Baumhaus

Author: Mary Pope Osborne
Publisher:
ISBN: 3785560273
Size: 19.16 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Anne og Philipp rejser tilbage i tiden, tilbage til det gamle Ægypten, hvor de møder uhyggelige mumier og en død dronning! Bliver de selv til mumier eller kommer de hjem igen?

National Geographic Illustrated Guide To Wildlife

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426213724
Size: 19.93 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Filled with photographs and original artwork, a resource from one of the most trusted names in field guides showcases 900 species of North America's most common birds, mammals, insects, reptiles and amphibians, along with fish and other aquatic creatures.