TITLE

Peterson, Roger Tory

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Peterson, Roger Tory (1908-1996) was an American artist, naturalist, and author. His detailed, colorful, nearly photographic illustrations of birds led to the development of a popular series of nature handbooks called the Peterson Field Guide Series. His work added greatly to the identification and appreciation of animals in their natural environment, furthering wildlife conservation concerns.
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37309214

 

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