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The Resource Beaks, bones, and bird songs : how the struggle for survival has shaped birds and their behavior, Roger J. Lederer

Beaks, bones, and bird songs : how the struggle for survival has shaped birds and their behavior, Roger J. Lederer

Label
Beaks, bones, and bird songs : how the struggle for survival has shaped birds and their behavior
Title
Beaks, bones, and bird songs
Title remainder
how the struggle for survival has shaped birds and their behavior
Statement of responsibility
Roger J. Lederer
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lederer, Roger J
Dewey number
598
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL677.3
LC item number
.L43 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Birds
Target audience
adult
Label
Beaks, bones, and bird songs : how the struggle for survival has shaped birds and their behavior, Roger J. Lederer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Scott Weidensaul -- Introduction : It's tough to be a bird -- Birds, beaks, and bellies : the whys and wherefores of foraging -- Can you see UV? : how birds employ their sensory abilities -- Ups and downs : the animals that conquered the air -- Travel hither and yon : migration and navigation in an endless sky -- Weather survival strategies : enduring heat, cold, wind, and rain -- Bird communities : how birds live together -- Human influences : what we do to birds
Control code
ocn913610254
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9781604696486
Lccn
2015045261
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
598 L498BB ; XX-N ; [A16BP004, #37, 3@24.95, ES/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)913610254
Label
Beaks, bones, and bird songs : how the struggle for survival has shaped birds and their behavior, Roger J. Lederer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Scott Weidensaul -- Introduction : It's tough to be a bird -- Birds, beaks, and bellies : the whys and wherefores of foraging -- Can you see UV? : how birds employ their sensory abilities -- Ups and downs : the animals that conquered the air -- Travel hither and yon : migration and navigation in an endless sky -- Weather survival strategies : enduring heat, cold, wind, and rain -- Bird communities : how birds live together -- Human influences : what we do to birds
Control code
ocn913610254
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9781604696486
Lccn
2015045261
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
598 L498BB ; XX-N ; [A16BP004, #37, 3@24.95, ES/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)913610254

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