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Это наиболее детальный определитель колибри, характеризующий 31 североамериканский вид и снабженный 250 цветными фотографиями и 33 картами. Во вводной главе изложена естественная история колибри, способы их привлечения и кормления, а также места в США и Канаде, наиболее удобные для наблюдения колибри. На 31 цветной вкладке приведены иллюстрации 28 видов, 7 гибридных комбинаций, three формы альбиносов и four вида бабочек-бражников, часто принимаемых за колибри. Описание видов включает информацию о песнях и сигналах, шорохе крыльев, сходных видах, поведении, местообитаниях, распространении, систематике, охранном статусе. Для некоторых распространенных мигрирующих видов приведены даты ожидаемого весеннего прилета.
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Slade, Suszanne. Let’s Go Snowboarding. New York: PowerKids Press, 2007. Weinstein, Anna. Kevin Jones: Snowboarding Superstar. New York: Rosen Publishing Group, 2004. S. S. team I N N O VAT I O N I N SP O R T S 32 “10” aerial trick, 26, 28, 29 “12” aerial trick, 29 aerial tricks, 8, 26, 28, 29 “air to fakie” trick, 8 “alley-oops,” 8, 22 equipment, 8, 13–16, 21, 25 fall line, 21 flatland tricks, 22 forward foot, 18–20, 21 frontside turns, 21 backside turns, 21 balance, 15, 18, 20 Basich, Tina, 29 bindings, 13, 15–16, 21, 25 boardercross competitions, 26 Boarding for Breast Cancer, 29 boots, 8, 13, 15, 25 bumps, 12 Burton Snowboards, 25 gaps, 26 Gelfand, Alan, 22 gliding, 21 goofy-foot, 19–20 Carpenter, Jake Burton, 25 clothing, 13, 16–17, 25, 29 code of conduct, 11–12 competitions, 12, 26, 28, 29 Jacobellis, Ben, 26 Jacobellis, Lindsey, 26 “jibbing,” 22 jumps, 10, 26 half-pipes, 12, 22, 26, 28, 29 helmets, 13, 16 history, 4–7 injuries, 15, 16 Kass, Danny, 26 downhill competitions, 12 language, 8 ledges, 12 Milovich, Dimitrije, 7 Moore, Roger, 24 “ollies,” 22 Olympic Games, 12, 14, 26, 28 Poppen, Sherman, 7 Powers, Ross, 26 regular position, 18, 20 rules, 9–10, 11, 12 runs, 8, 10, 12, 22 safety, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 15–16 safety straps, 15–16 shoes.

New York: DK Children, 2006. Hughes, Morgan. Snowboarding. Vero Beach, FL: Rourke Publishing, 2004. Slade, Suszanne. Let’s Go Snowboarding. New York: PowerKids Press, 2007. Weinstein, Anna. Kevin Jones: Snowboarding Superstar. New York: Rosen Publishing Group, 2004. S. S. team I N N O VAT I O N I N SP O R T S 32 “10” aerial trick, 26, 28, 29 “12” aerial trick, 29 aerial tricks, 8, 26, 28, 29 “air to fakie” trick, 8 “alley-oops,” 8, 22 equipment, 8, 13–16, 21, 25 fall line, 21 flatland tricks, 22 forward foot, 18–20, 21 frontside turns, 21 backside turns, 21 balance, 15, 18, 20 Basich, Tina, 29 bindings, 13, 15–16, 21, 25 boardercross competitions, 26 Boarding for Breast Cancer, 29 boots, 8, 13, 15, 25 bumps, 12 Burton Snowboards, 25 gaps, 26 Gelfand, Alan, 22 gliding, 21 goofy-foot, 19–20 Carpenter, Jake Burton, 25 clothing, 13, 16–17, 25, 29 code of conduct, 11–12 competitions, 12, 26, 28, 29 Jacobellis, Ben, 26 Jacobellis, Lindsey, 26 “jibbing,” 22 jumps, 10, 26 half-pipes, 12, 22, 26, 28, 29 helmets, 13, 16 history, 4–7 injuries, 15, 16 Kass, Danny, 26 downhill competitions, 12 language, 8 ledges, 12 Milovich, Dimitrije, 7 Moore, Roger, 24 “ollies,” 22 Olympic Games, 12, 14, 26, 28 Poppen, Sherman, 7 Powers, Ross, 26 regular position, 18, 20 rules, 9–10, 11, 12 runs, 8, 10, 12, 22 safety, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 15–16 safety straps, 15–16 shoes.

She enjoys sharing her passion with others. I N N O VAT I O N I N SP O R T S 30 aerial (AYR-ee-uhl) describing tricks done off the ground air to fakie (AYR TO FAY-kee) a move that involves riding up the wall of the halfpipe, ollieing from the lip (edge), and then (without changing direction) riding back down the half-pipe wall to the opposite side; your forward foot becomes your back foot, and your back foot the front, so in a sense you’re “faking” the direction you’re going in alley-oop (AL-lee-OOP) a move that involves riding up the half-pipe wall, ollieing from the lip, then (while airborne) rotating your body and board a half circle and landing on the half-pipe wall with your same forward foot still forward; also called “ollie-oop” backside (BAK-side) types of turns with your back toward the mountain; sometimes called heelside bindings (BINE-dingz) straps that attach a snowboard to a snowboarder’s boots composite (kuhm-PAH-zit) made up of two or more distinct substances flexibility (flek-suh-BIHL-uh-tee) the state of being able to move, bend, or adjust frontside (FRUHNT-syde) types of turns with your body facing the slope; sometimes called toeside goofy-foot (GOO-fee-FOOT) a term for riding with your right foot forward, whether on a snowboard, skateboard, or surfboard; this term comes from surfing when, in the early 1960s, most surfers in California rode with their left foot forward; if you had your right foot forward, you were considered “goofy” half-pipe (HAF-PIPE) a U-shaped structure with opposing walls, used for snowboarding tricks ollie (AH-lee) a move in which a snowboarder transfers weight from the front foot to the back foot to snap the board up off the ground rad (RAD) awesome or cool slalom (SLAH-luhm) a kind of race in which competitors run a course through a series of gates to test technique, speed, and agility snake (SNAYK) to cut quickly in the path of another skier or snowboarder S n owb oa r di n g 31 BOOKS Gifford, Clive.

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