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Great Auk Islands: A Field Biologist in the Arctic


Series: Poyser Monographs Volume: 58

By: Tim Birkhead (Author)

288 pages, Col & b/w photos,line illus

T & AD Poyser Ltd (A & C Black)

Hardback | Oct 2010 | #188133 | ISBN-13: 9781408137864
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NHBS Price: £59.99 $73/€67 approx
Hardback | Dec 1993 | #23344 | ISBN: 0856610771
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Illustrated by David Quinn
A look at the great seabird colonies of the Arctic and surrounding regions, including a comprehensive account of biological accounts of seabirds in remote parts of eastern Canada. There is also an account of the discovery and exploitation of these colonies, including the destruction of the Great Auk.

Digital reprint of a book originally published in 1993.

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