Life histories of North American birds of prey

order Falconiformes. by Arthur Cleveland Bent

Publisher: U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington

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  • Birds of prey.,
  • Birds -- North America.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: v.1, p. 381-398; v.2, p. 445-466.

SeriesSmithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Bulletin 167, 170, Bulletin (United States National Museum) -- 167, 170.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL17637414M
LC Control Number37026430

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  Author of Life histories of North American gulls and terns, Life histories of North American shore birds, Life histories of North American wood warblers, Life Histories of North American Shore Birds, Life histories of North American woodpeckers, Life histories of North American petrels and pelicans and their allies, Life histories of North American flycatchers, larks, swallows, and their. America’s most formidable birds of prey. As this fact sheet has illustrated, the myths regarding Great Horned Owls have been exag-gerated. Great Horned Owls may assist a farm-ing operation or community garden with natural rodent and small mammal control without the use of rodenticides or traps. References Bent, A.C. Life Histories of File Size: KB.

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2: Orders Falconiformes and Strigiformes This is the eleventh in a series of bulletins of the United States National Museum on the life histories of North American birds.

Previous numbers have been issued as follows: Life Histories of North American Diving Birds, August 1, /5. Life Histories of North American Birds of Prey, Part 1 book.

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Arthur Cleveland Bent (Novem – Decem ) was an American is notable for his encyclopedic volume work, Life Histories of North American Birds, published and completed posthumously.

Bent was brought up in Massachusetts, where he became interested in birds as a was later successful in business and traveled throughout North America Alma mater: Harvard College.

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