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Woodpeckers of Europe: A Study of the European Picidae

MonographOut of Print
Excellent study, superbly illustrated

By: Gerard Gorman

192 pages, Col plates, dist maps, 72 line illus

Bruce Coleman

Hardback | Dec 2004 | #147075 | ISBN: 1872842054
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About this book

A personal and well researched account of the European Picidae through the author's lifetime study of these fascinating birds. The book covers all aspects of the natural history of the ten species including evolution, taxonomy, topography, flight patterns and drumming. There are full detailed accounts of each species. Other chapters deal with their country status, forestry, their relationship with man and other fauna, and field observation.
Illustrated with ten colour plates and with over 70 original drawings by the prize-winning artist Szabolcs Kokay.

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