Yellowlegs

by John Janovy

Publisher: St. Martin"s Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 192 Downloads: 709
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  • Lesser yellowlegs.

Edition Notes

StatementJohn Janovy, Jr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL696.C48 J36
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4101467M
ISBN 100312896433
LC Control Number80015947
OCLC/WorldCa6331393

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The Sun Worshippers / Yellowleg book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Yellowlegs book A never-before-published mystery by Sid Fleischman set in /5. Often referred to as a “marshpiper” for its habit of wading in deeper water than other sandpipers, the Greater Yellowlegs is heftier and longer-billed than its lookalike, the Lesser Yellowlegs.

Greater Yellowlegs are seen mostly during migration, as they pass between nesting grounds Yellowlegs book the mosquito-ridden bogs of boreal Canada and wintering territories on marshes across the.

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The story of America's cavalry is extraordinarily rich in colorful, and often flamboyant, personalities and exciting action. Indeed, much of the early military history of the United States is dominated by the exploits of its this comprehensive and lively account, the author - who was himself an enthusiastic horseman - narrates the major events.

And that, along with the relationship between his ""banded lady"" and the impinging world, is what the book is about. An oldster tells Janovy about the sandpipers he killed en masse, and unthinkingly tortured, in his childhood; and then, wonderingly, takes a sandpiper feather in lieu of $ toward the price of a used car.

This book covers all the native and vagrant species of birds seen on the North American Continent. It provides information on all the birds listed on the ABA bird list.

This book goes into great details, describing the individual species and their races. The greater yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca) is a large North American genus name Tringa is the New Latin name given to the green sandpiper by Aldrovandus in based on Ancient Greek trungas, a thrush-sized, white-rumped, tail-bobbing wading bird mentioned by specific melanoleuca is from Ancient Greek melas, "black", and leukos, "white".Class: Aves.

Read "Yellowlegs" by John Janovy available from Rakuten Kobo. In Yellowlegs John Janovy again displays his rare talent for making the scientific accessible and the personal universal Brand: St. Martin's Publishing Group. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 22 cm: Contents: The ecologist.

The prairies ; On leave ; The master mechanic ; First flock ; Banded lady ; On the flats ; To the flats --The ; The bottoms ; In the tropics ; To touch a yellowlegs ; Rockport ; In bed --Spring.A visit to the Pleistocene ; Yellowlegs starts home ; On the river.

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The Yellowlegs is an excellent history of the United States cavalry. They were called the Yellowlegs because they had a yellow stripe down the outer seam of their trousers, and they were made famous by men like General Custer and the iconic film actor John Wayne.

They feature in numerous Western films and their modern-day reputation isPrice: £ Additional Physical Format: Online version: Janovy, John, Yellowlegs. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co.,© (OCoLC) Document Type. Books > Antiquarian & Collectible. Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - Seller Rating: % positive.

In Yellowlegs John Janovy again displays his rare talent for making the scientific accessible and the personal result is a an extraordinary parable of man and technology.

It is also an intensely personal account of one man's journey toward an understanding of himself, of his fellow man, and perhaps most important, of the secrets of a single sandpiper–a Tringa.

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The top edges of the covers are insect damaged. Gift inscription on the FFEP. Bookstore sticker on the LFEP. The text is clean and unmarked. The price clipped jacket has worn edges,including several tears.

The lesser yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes) is a medium-sized genus name Tringa is the New Latin name given to the green sandpiper by Aldrovandus in based on Ancient Greek trungas, a thrush-sized, white-rumped, tail-bobbing wading bird mentioned by specific flavipes is from Latin flavus, "yellow", and pes, "foot".

This species is similar in Family: Scolopacidae.Order a Directory Yellowbook publishes hundreds of print directories across the United States, providing consumers with easy and immediate access to local business information. Yellowbook directories are delivered to every home and businesses within the respective coverage area, and additional copies may be ordered using the form below.Yellowlegs, (genus Tringa), either of two species of American shorebirds with trim, gray-brown and white streaked bodies, long bills, and long, bright yellow legs.

They belong to the genus Tringa of the family Scolopacidae; this family also includes the .