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Thompson, Charles F. - Current Ornithology Volume 17, ebook

Current Ornithology Volume 17

Thompson, Charles F.


Table of contents
1. Impaired Predator Evasion in the Life History of Birds: Behavioral and Physiological Adaptations to Reduced Flight Ability
Johan Lind, Sven Jakobsson, Cecilia Kullberg
2. Dietary Calcium Availability and Reproduction in…

Haffer, Jürgen - Ornithology, Evolution, and Philosophy, ebook

Ornithology, Evolution, and Philosophy

Haffer, Jürgen


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Part I. The Young Naturalist in Germany
2. Childhood and Youth
3. The Budding Scientist
Part II. Ornithologist and Evolutionist in New York
4. The New York Years (1931–1953)
5. Ornithologist and…

Fitzpatrick, John W. - Handbook of Bird Biology, ebook

Handbook of Bird Biology

Fitzpatrick, John W.


"This new edition of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology's Handbook of Bird Biology is a stunning resource for professionals and amateurs alike. It is graced by color photos spilling off nearly every page and filled with clear yet detailed interpretations of the latest

McCarthy, Eugene M. - Handbook of Avian Hybrids of the World, ebook

Handbook of Avian Hybrids of the World

McCarthy, Eugene M.


With more than 5,000 works cited, Handbook of Avian Hybrids of the World is the greatest compendium of information ever published on hybridization in birds. Worldwide in scope, it provides information on all reported avian crosses, not only those occurring…

New, Tim R. - Insect Conservation: Past, Present and Prospects, ebook

Insect Conservation: Past, Present and Prospects

New, Tim R.


Insect Conservation Biology: What Can We Learn from Ornithology and Birding?
David L. Pearson, Fabio Cassola
18. Where to Next? The Future of Insect Conservation
Alan J. A. Stewart
19. Developing Insect Conservation: Concluding Thoughts
Tim R.