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The Resource Encyclopedia of birds, consultant editor Joseph Forshaw ; illustrations by David Kirshner

Encyclopedia of birds, consultant editor Joseph Forshaw ; illustrations by David Kirshner

Label
Encyclopedia of birds
Title
Encyclopedia of birds
Statement of responsibility
consultant editor Joseph Forshaw ; illustrations by David Kirshner
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A comprehensive illustrated guide by international experts."--Jacket subtitle
Member of
Cataloging source
NBO
Dewey number
598.03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QL672.2
  • J598 E 1998
LC item number
.E53 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
Series statement
Natural world
Label
Encyclopedia of birds, consultant editor Joseph Forshaw ; illustrations by David Kirshner
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 234-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The World of Birds. Introducing Birds / Joseph Forshaw. Classifying Birds / Walter J. Bock. Birds Through the Ages / Joel Cracraft. Habitats & Adaptations / Hugh A. Ford. Bird Behavior / Peter J.B. Slater. Endangered Species / Alison Stattersfield -- pt. 2. Kinds of Birds. Ratites & Tinamous / S.J.J.F. Davies. Albatrosses & Petrels / John P. Croxall. Penguins / Frank S. Todd. Divers & Grebes / Jon Fjeldsa. Pelicans & their Allies / E.A. Schreiber. Herons & their Allies / Kim W. Lowe and Penny Olsen. Raptors / Penny Olsen. Waterfowl & Screamers / Frank S. Todd. Gamebirds & the Hoatzin / Michael R.W. Rands. Cranes & their Allies / George W. Archibald. Waders & Shorebirds / Colin J.O. Harrison. Pigeons & Sandgrouse / Francis H.J. Crome. Parrots / Joseph Forshaw. Turacos & Cuckoos / S. Marchant. Owls, Frogmouths & Nightjars / Penny Olsen. Swifts & Hummingbirds / Charles T. Collins. Mousebirds & Trogons / G.R. Cunningham-Van Someren and Joseph Forshaw. Kingfishers & their Allies / Joseph Forshaw and Alan Kemp. Woodpeckers & Barbets / Lester L. Short. Broadbills & Pittas / H. Elliot McClure. Ovenbirds & their Allies / Edwin O. Willis. Tyrant Flycatchers & their Allies / Scott M. Lanyon. Lyrebirds & Scrub-Birds / G.T. Smith. Larks & Wagtails / P.A. Clancey and Peter L. Britton. Swallows / P.A. Clancey and Peter L. Britton. Cuckooshrikes / P.A. Clancey and Peter L. Britton. Bulbuls & Leafbirds / P.A. Clancey and Peter L. Britton. Shrikes & Vangas / P.A. Clancey and Peter L. Britton. Waxwings & Their Allies / H. Elliot McClure. Mockingbirds & Accentors / H. Elliot McClure. Dippers & Thrushes / Walter E. Boles. Babblers & Wrens / Walter E. Boles. Warblers & Flycatchers / Walter E. Boles. Fairy Wrens & Their Allies / Stephen Garnett. Logrunners / Stephen Garnett. Monarchs & Their Allies / Stephen Garnett. Tits / Walter E. Boles. Nuthatches & Treecreepers / Walter E. Boles. Honeyeaters & Their Allies / Terence Lindsey. Vireos / Kenneth C. Parkes. Buntings & Tanagers / Luis F. Baptista. Wood Warblers & Icterids / Kenneth C. Parkes. Finches / Anthony H. Bledsoe and Robert B. Payne. Starlings & their Allies / Terence Lindsey. New Zealand Wattlebirds / Terence Lindsey. Magpie-Larks & their Allies / Ian Rowley. Bowerbirds & Birds of Paradise / Clifford B. Frith. Crows & Jays / Ian Rowley
Control code
1334426
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780122623400
Lccn
98088227
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm39645709
  • (OCoLC)39645709
Label
Encyclopedia of birds, consultant editor Joseph Forshaw ; illustrations by David Kirshner
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 234-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The World of Birds. Introducing Birds / Joseph Forshaw. Classifying Birds / Walter J. Bock. Birds Through the Ages / Joel Cracraft. Habitats & Adaptations / Hugh A. Ford. Bird Behavior / Peter J.B. Slater. Endangered Species / Alison Stattersfield -- pt. 2. Kinds of Birds. Ratites & Tinamous / S.J.J.F. Davies. Albatrosses & Petrels / John P. Croxall. Penguins / Frank S. Todd. Divers & Grebes / Jon Fjeldsa. Pelicans & their Allies / E.A. Schreiber. Herons & their Allies / Kim W. Lowe and Penny Olsen. Raptors / Penny Olsen. Waterfowl & Screamers / Frank S. Todd. Gamebirds & the Hoatzin / Michael R.W. Rands. Cranes & their Allies / George W. Archibald. Waders & Shorebirds / Colin J.O. Harrison. Pigeons & Sandgrouse / Francis H.J. Crome. Parrots / Joseph Forshaw. Turacos & Cuckoos / S. Marchant. Owls, Frogmouths & Nightjars / Penny Olsen. Swifts & Hummingbirds / Charles T. Collins. Mousebirds & Trogons / G.R. Cunningham-Van Someren and Joseph Forshaw. Kingfishers & their Allies / Joseph Forshaw and Alan Kemp. Woodpeckers & Barbets / Lester L. Short. Broadbills & Pittas / H. Elliot McClure. Ovenbirds & their Allies / Edwin O. Willis. Tyrant Flycatchers & their Allies / Scott M. Lanyon. Lyrebirds & Scrub-Birds / G.T. Smith. Larks & Wagtails / P.A. Clancey and Peter L. Britton. Swallows / P.A. Clancey and Peter L. Britton. Cuckooshrikes / P.A. Clancey and Peter L. Britton. Bulbuls & Leafbirds / P.A. Clancey and Peter L. Britton. Shrikes & Vangas / P.A. Clancey and Peter L. Britton. Waxwings & Their Allies / H. Elliot McClure. Mockingbirds & Accentors / H. Elliot McClure. Dippers & Thrushes / Walter E. Boles. Babblers & Wrens / Walter E. Boles. Warblers & Flycatchers / Walter E. Boles. Fairy Wrens & Their Allies / Stephen Garnett. Logrunners / Stephen Garnett. Monarchs & Their Allies / Stephen Garnett. Tits / Walter E. Boles. Nuthatches & Treecreepers / Walter E. Boles. Honeyeaters & Their Allies / Terence Lindsey. Vireos / Kenneth C. Parkes. Buntings & Tanagers / Luis F. Baptista. Wood Warblers & Icterids / Kenneth C. Parkes. Finches / Anthony H. Bledsoe and Robert B. Payne. Starlings & their Allies / Terence Lindsey. New Zealand Wattlebirds / Terence Lindsey. Magpie-Larks & their Allies / Ian Rowley. Bowerbirds & Birds of Paradise / Clifford B. Frith. Crows & Jays / Ian Rowley
Control code
1334426
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780122623400
Lccn
98088227
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm39645709
  • (OCoLC)39645709

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