By Jeannie Gray,Ian Fraser
The authors learn each species: its usually many-and-varied universal names, its complete clinical identify, with derivation, translation and a advisor to pronunciation. tales in the back of the identify are integrated, in addition to appropriate points of biology, conservation and heritage. unique descriptions, translated via the authors, were sourced for plenty of species.
As good as being a ebook approximately names this can be a e-book concerning the historical past of ever-developing understandings of birds, in regards to the those who contributed and, so much of all, concerning the birds themselves.
2013 Whitley Award Commendation for Zoological Resource.
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