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Hummingbirds a life-size guide to every species by Michael Fogden

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Published .
Written in English


  • Geographical distribution,
  • Hummingbirds,
  • Identification

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 390-391) and indexes.

StatementMichael Fogden, Marianne Taylor, and Sheri L. Williamson ; foreword by Pete Dunne
ContributionsTaylor, Marianne, 1972- author, Williamson, Sheri, author, Dunne, Pete
LC ClassificationsQL696.A558 F64 2014
The Physical Object
Pagination400 pages
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27158850M
ISBN 100062280643
ISBN 109780062280640

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