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Bird Migration: A General Survey
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Oxford Univ Pr
Publication date January 27, 1994
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780198546917
ISBN-10 0198546912
Dimensions 0.75 by 6.25 by 9.25 in.
Availability§ Out of Print
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $35.00
Other format details university press
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: This accessible introduction to the science of bird migration--the only such book currently available--details the incredible stamina and navigation skills exhibited by migrating birds, as well as the field's latest ideas, hypotheses, experimental results, and methods. Twelve fascinating chapters cover key topics such as the different types of migration, migratory behavior, physiological adaptations, orientation mechanisms and navigation, and conservation needs of migrants. Written by one of the field's leading researchers, this book will instill a new appreciation and understanding of bird migration studies in birdwatchers, naturalists, professional ornithologists, ecologists, conservationists, and students.

Editions
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Editions for the work Bird Migration: A General Survey
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780198507864 Book cover for 9780198546924
 
With Valerie Westhead (other contributor) | 2 sub edition from Oxford Univ Pr on Demand (September 27, 2001)
9780198507864 | details & prices | 253 pages | 6.50 × 9.75 × 0.75 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $170.00
About: Ten years have passed since the first edition of this book.
With Tricia Tomlinson | from Oxford Univ Pr (January 27, 1994)
9780198546924 | details & prices | 6.50 × 9.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.25 lbs | List price $65.00
About: An accessible description of the science of bird migration.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780198507871 Book cover for 9780198546917
 
With Valerie Westhead (other contributor) | 2 edition from Oxford Univ Pr on Demand (September 27, 2001)
9780198507871 | details & prices | 253 pages | 6.25 × 9.00 × 0.50 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $105.00
About: Ten years have passed since the first edition of this book.
The price comparison is for this edition
With Guillaume Dufau (other contributor), Tricia Tomlinson, Kai Lenny (other contributor) | from Oxford Univ Pr (January 27, 1994)
9780198546917 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $35.00
This edition also contains Surf!: In the Water with Wave Hunters
About: This accessible introduction to the science of bird migration--the only such book currently available--details the incredible stamina and navigation skills exhibited by migrating birds, as well as the field's latest ideas, hypotheses, experimental results, and methods.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780198546917
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Guillaume Dufau (other contributor), Hans-Gunther Bauer, Tricia Tomlinson, Peter Berthold | from Oxford Univ Pr (January 27, 1994); titled "Bird Migration: A General Survey"
9780198546917 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $35.00
This edition also contains Bird Migration: A General Survey
About: This accessible introduction to the science of bird migration--the only such book currently available--details the incredible stamina and navigation skills exhibited by migrating birds, as well as the field's latest ideas, hypotheses, experimental results, and methods.

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