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National Audubon Society Pocket Guide to Familiar Trees: West [Paperback]

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Item description for National Audubon Society Pocket Guide to Familiar Trees: West by Jerry Franklin...

Overview
This easy-to-use guide of familiar trees of North America is divided into three parts: introductory essays; color plates and species accounts; and appendices. The convenient size makes this book a perfect way to enjoy your hikes in the woods to the fullest!

Publishers Description
These easy-to-use guides are divided into three parts: introductory essays; color plates and species accounts; and appendices - all in a convenient size

Citations And Professional Reviews
National Audubon Society Pocket Guide to Familiar Trees: West by Jerry Franklin has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
  • Wilson Senior High Core Col - 01/01/2011 page 319
  • Wilson Senior High Core Col - 01/01/1992 page 213
  • Wilson Senior High Core Col - 01/01/1997 page 194
  • Wilson Senior High Core Col - 01/01/2002 page 197
  • Wilson Senior High Core Col - 01/01/2007 page 250


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Item Specifications...


Studio: Knopf
Pages   192
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 4.38" Width: 6.05" Height: 0.37"
Weight:   0.4 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Feb 4, 2002
Publisher   Knopf
Series  National Audubon Society Pocket Guides  
ISBN  0394748522  
ISBN13  9780394748528  


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More About Jerry Franklin


National Audubon Society RICHARD K. WALTON is director and co-founder of the Monarch Monitoring Project for the New Jersey Audubon, a non-profit organization that promotes environmental awareness and conservation. He has studied at Hobart College and Lesley College.

National Audubon Society has published or released items in the following series...
  1. Audubon Field Guide
  2. National Audubon Society Field Guide
  3. National Audubon Society Field Guides (Hardcover)
  4. National Audubon Society Field Guides (Paperback)
  5. National Audubon Society Pocket Guides
  6. National Audubon Society Regional Field Guides


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Reviews - What do customers think about National Audubon Society Pocket Guide to Familiar Trees: West?

An excellent reference for your nature walks through unfamiliar territory  Apr 20, 2007
This book is an excellent reference book for the nature lover who isn't up to speed regarding the particulars. For each tree, there is a blowup photo of the leaves, a smaller one of the bark and a black and white sketch of the general appearance of the tree from a distance. There is also the English and scientific names and some textual explanation of the tree. This explanation is a paragraph description of the appearance, a paragraph on how to identify it and one sentence descriptions of the habitat and geographical range where it is found.
 
A great introduction for kids  Nov 11, 2006
Ok, this isn't the full blown Audubon Tree book(s), but at this price, what do you expect?

This and all the Pocket Guides are great stocking stuffers for kids, especially for those blessed with parents who think getting the latest Gameboy or Hero Clix is more important (hint hint, you know who you are).

As they get older, their interests will become more defined and you'll know what (more expensive/extensive) particular field guide(s) to buy them.

Yeah, it's cliche, but a child's mind *is* a terrible thing to waste.

I've bought all the Audubon Pocket guides more than once (kept a few for myself, yes they're that good) and I've only been disappointed with one (most of the photos were blurry). No, I won't say which one, as it may not matter to someone else (but I'm picky about that kind of stuff).

Hand them out to your nieces and nephews, and any other kid that can't tell an oak from a pine tree or quartz from slate or Pleiades from Orion or ... well, you get the picture.

They've thanked me later on(and actually meant it, lol) and they'll thank you too.
 
Small enough to use while backpacking  Aug 30, 2006
I like these small Audubon books because they are light and easy to use. The pictures are clear and the information is easy to read and use. They aren't as detailed as the bigger Audubon books, but then the larger ones are heavier and in a back pack, being light weight is everything.
 
Disappointed  Jul 11, 2001
Bought this book to take on walks/hikes. The first time out I could not find anything on two out of the first four trees of which I was not familiar!! Very limited coverage of any trees other than those we all know from everyday experience---rather a disappointment!!
 
A Handy Informative Guide for Trees  Mar 29, 2000
I bought this book because I was tired of only being able to identify a handful of the most distinctive trees. This small, colorful and easy-to-use guide was a godsend. It it paperback and can easily fit into a breast pocket, yet the full-page color photos of leaf shapes and sizes are adequate - even for a novice like me - to identify trees. It shows tree silhouettes, bark types and leaves and explains about various tree families to help us all be able to distinguish the trees from the proverbial forest! The information, organization and size of this book make it a "strong-buy" for anyone with an interest in "knowing" trees better!
 

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