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How Birds Migrate

By: Paul Kerlinger and Pat Archer

228 pages, Line illus, figs, maps

Stackpole Books

Paperback | Apr 2009 | Edition: 2 | #180458 | ISBN-13: 9780811732307
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NHBS Price: £22.99 $28/€26 approx

About this book

In this revised and updated edition, Paul Kerlinger unravels the intricacies of migration. Using case studies and illustrations, he explains the basics of flight, the effects of weather and geographical barriers, and flight strategy. Readers will learn how fast and how high birds fly, how far they go in a day, and how they navigate. This fascinating guide on bird migration makes the latest scientific findings available to birders.

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