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Title:
National Audubon Society field guide to North American trees, Western region
Author:
Little, Elbert L. (Elbert Luther), 1907-2004.
Edition:
Chanticleer Press edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Alfred A. Knopf : distributed by Random House, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
639 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Added Corporate Author:
ISBN:
9780394507613
Format :
Book

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Clarence Library QK481 .L493 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
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Summary

Summary

The most comprehensive field guide available to the trees of North America's western region--a must-have for any enthusiast's day pack or home library--from the go-to reference source for over 18 million nature lovers.

Nearly 700 species of trees are detailed in beautiful, full-color photographs of leaf shape, bark, flowers, fruit, and fall leaves, and accompanied by informative text. Both compact and comprehensive, and featuring a durable vinyl binding, this is the ideal field companion for beginner and advanced tree-peepers alike.

Note: the Eastern Edition generally covers states east of the Rocky Mountains, while the Western Edition covers the Rocky Mountain range and all the states to the west of it.


Author Notes

The author, Elbert L. Little, was Chief Dendrologist of the U.S. Forest Service. After retiring, he served as a Research Associate in the Department of Botany, U.S. National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution.


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