A Field Guide to Western Trees: Western United States and Canada

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1998 - Nature - 428 pages
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This newly designed edition of a popular Peterson Field Guide features detailed descriptions of 387 species, arranged in six major groups by visual similarity. The 47 color plates and five text drawings show distinctive details needed for identification. Color photographs and 295 color range maps accompany the species descriptions.
  

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This is tree guide of Eastern trees. This book gives a description of the all the trees that you will in counter in eastern United States. It also gives a description of the tree and were you would be able to find were they are located. Read full review

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SPECIES ACCOUNTS 117
Broadleaved Trees with Opposite Simple Leaves
Rroadleaved Trees with Alternate Compound Leaves
Rroadleaved Trees with Alternate Simple Leaves
Palms Cacti and Yuccas IPIate 47 376
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Ecologist and field naturalist George A. Petrides worked with the National Park Services and was later a professor at Michigan State University at Lansing. Petrides has written books for the Peterson's Field Guide series and was also the recipient of an award from the Federated Garden Clubs of Michigan for A Field Guide to Trees and Shrubs.

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