The Resource Deserts, by James A. MacMahon

Deserts, by James A. MacMahon

Label
Deserts
Title
Deserts
Statement of responsibility
by James A. MacMahon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys the deserts of the American West and describes the various American species of desert plants and animals
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacMahon, James A
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH104.5.W4
LC item number
M33 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
National Audubon Society
Series statement
The Audubon Society nature guides
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • Desert ecology
  • Desert animals
  • Desert plants
  • Natural history
  • Desert ecology
  • Zoology
  • Botany
  • Desert animals
  • Desert plants
  • Desert animals
  • Desert ecology
  • Desert plants
  • Natural history
  • United States, West
Label
Deserts, by James A. MacMahon
Link
https://archive.org/details/deserts00macm
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 618-619) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART I: DESERTS: How to use this guide -- Preface -- Introduction -- The Great Basin Desert -- The Colorado Plateau Semidesert --The Mojave Desert -- The Sonoran Desert -- The Chihuahuan Desert -- Some special vegetation types common to all deserts -- Aspects of the biology of desert organisms -- How to use the color plates -- PART TWO: COLOR PLATES: Deserts -- Wildflowers -- Mushrooms -- Reptiles and amphibians -- Fishes -- Trees, shrubs, cacti, and grasses -- Insects and spiders -- Butterflies and moths -- Mammals -- Birds -- PART THREE: SPECIES DESCRIPTIONS: Wildflowers and mushrooms -- Reptiles and amphibians -- Fishes -- Trees, shrubs, cacti, and grasses -- Insects and spiders -- Butterflies and moths -- Mammals -- Birds -- PART IV: APPENDICES: Glossary
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
A Chanticleer Press ed.
Extent
638 pages
Isbn
9780394731391
Lccn
84048674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)11317172
Label
Deserts, by James A. MacMahon
Link
https://archive.org/details/deserts00macm
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 618-619) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART I: DESERTS: How to use this guide -- Preface -- Introduction -- The Great Basin Desert -- The Colorado Plateau Semidesert --The Mojave Desert -- The Sonoran Desert -- The Chihuahuan Desert -- Some special vegetation types common to all deserts -- Aspects of the biology of desert organisms -- How to use the color plates -- PART TWO: COLOR PLATES: Deserts -- Wildflowers -- Mushrooms -- Reptiles and amphibians -- Fishes -- Trees, shrubs, cacti, and grasses -- Insects and spiders -- Butterflies and moths -- Mammals -- Birds -- PART THREE: SPECIES DESCRIPTIONS: Wildflowers and mushrooms -- Reptiles and amphibians -- Fishes -- Trees, shrubs, cacti, and grasses -- Insects and spiders -- Butterflies and moths -- Mammals -- Birds -- PART IV: APPENDICES: Glossary
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
A Chanticleer Press ed.
Extent
638 pages
Isbn
9780394731391
Lccn
84048674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)11317172

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