Herbert S. Zim

Herbert S. Zim contributed to nature guides from Golden Guides and St. Martin's Press.


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Seashells of North America
Golden Field Guide from St. Martin's Press
R. Tucker Abbott, under the editorship of Herbert S. Zim; Illustrated by George F. Sandström
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

Scoop up plentiful Cockles on Eastern beaches. Spy a fabulous Emperor Helmet in Southern Florida. Find a Red Chiton on the Pacific shore. The coasts of North...


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Birds of North America
Golden Field Guide from St. Martin's Press
Chandler S. Robbins, Bertel Bruun, and Herbert S. Zim, Revised by Jonathan P. Latimer and Karen Stray Nolting and James Coe; Illustrated by Arthur Singer
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

Spot the silhouette of a Northern Goshawk in flight. Identify the raucous call of the Red-winged Blackbird. Discover the secret of picking out a Chipping...


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Weather
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Paul E. Lehr, R. Will Burnett, and Herbert S. Zim; Illustrated by Harry McKnaught
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

Simply, accurately, and graphically, this Golden Guide explains: Massive movements of the atmosphere Weather instruments and how they are used The...


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Trees
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Herbert S. Zim and Alexander C. Martin; Revised by Jonathan P. Latimer and Karen Stray Nolting, with David Challinor, Scientist Emeritus, Smithsonian Institution; Illustrated by Dorothea and Sy Barlowe
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

This Golden Guide describes and illustrates in full color more than 140 of our most common trees. Learn: -How to recognize tree shapes, flowers, buds,...


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Stars
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Herbert S. Zim, Ph.D., Sc.D. and Robert H. Baker, Ph.D., D.Sc., Revised and Updated by Mark R. Chartrand, Ph.D.; Illustrated by James Gordon Irving
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

Enjoy the wonders of the heavens and understand more fully what you see. This Golden Guide shows you how with 150 full-color illustrations,...


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Seashore Life
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Herbert S. Zim, Ph.D. and Lester Ingle, Ph.D.; Illustrated by Dorothea and Sy Barlowe
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

This compact guide will help you understand--and enjoy--the unique zone where land and ocean meet. It is a guide to: Seashells Sea Plants Shore...


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Seashells of the World
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
R. Tucker Abbott, Ph.D, under the editorship of Herbert S. Zim, Ph.D., Sc.D.; Illustrated by George and Marita Sandström
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

Seashells of the World is an introduction to the world of marine seashells, emphasizing the most attractive and best-known species. This guide will help you...


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Rocks, Gems and Minerals
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Herbert S. Zim and Paul R. Shaffer; Revised by Jonathan P. Latimer and Karen Stray Nolting with Jeffrey Post and Paul Pohwat, National Museum of Natural History; Illustrated by Raymond Perlman
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

This handy identification guide to the most common kinds of rocks and minerals offers concise and fascinating information on:• Physical and chemical...


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Reptiles and Amphibians
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Herbert S. Zim and Hobart M. Smith; Revised by Jonathan P. Latimer and Karen Stray Nolting, with J. Whitfield Gibbons, University of Georgia's Savannah River Ecology Laboratory; Illustrated by James Gordon Irving
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

This guide to the snakes, frogs, turtles, and salamanders of North America aids in the identification of 212 species. Learn: • How to tell the difference...


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Mammals
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Herbert S. Zim, Ph.D. and Donald F. Hoffmeister, Ph.D., Director, Emeritus, Museum of Natural History, and Professor, Emeritus, of Ecology, Ethology, and Evolution, University of Illinois; Illustrated by James Gordon Irving
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

An accurate and fascinating introduction to more than 200 of the most common species of mammals in North America, including information on: -Habits and...


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Insects
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Clarence Cottam and Herbert S. Zim, Revised by Jonathan P. Latimer, Karen Stray Nolting, and David Wagner, University of Connecticut; Illustrated by James Gordon Irving and Susan Simon
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

Enjoy and Learn! Expert Knowledge! Easy-to-Read! This handy guide to the most common, important and showy North American insects will help the novice...


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Fossils
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Frank H. T. Rhodes, President, Cornell University, Herbert S. Zim, Paul R. Shaffer; Illustrated by Raymond Perlman, Professor of Art, University of Illinois
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

This introduction to the life of the past as revealed through fossils includes: -Descriptions of the typical plants and animals of major geological...


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Wildflowers
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Herbert S. Zim, Ph.D. and Alexander C. Martin, Ph.D., Former Senior Biologist, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; Illustrated by Rudolf Freund
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

This is a practical beginner's guide to the most common American wildflowers. Emphasis is on those with showy petals and those that the amateur is most likely...


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Fishes
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Herbert S. Zim, Ph.D. and Hurst H. Shoemaker, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Zoology Emeritus, University of Illinois; Illustrated by James Gordon Irving
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

Full-color illustrations of 278 of the most common fresh- and salt-water fishes accompany clear and concise descriptions that tell: -Where different fishes...


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Butterflies and Moths
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Robert T. Mitchell and Herbert S. Zim; Illustrated by Andre Durenceau
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

This Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press illustrates in full color 423 of the most common, widespread, important, or unusual North American species of...


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Birds
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Herbert S. Zim and Ira N. Gabrielson, Revised by Chandler S. Robbins, Updated by Jonathan P. Latimer and Karen Stray Nolting with James Coe; Illustrated by James Gordon Irving
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press

This guide will help you identify-quickly and easily-the birds you are most likely to see. It tells you: What to look for Where and when to look How to...


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