Latest edition of the classic, comprehensive single volume on the physiology of wild and domestic birds. Now in a larger format, it includes new chapters on the physiology of incubation and growth. Chapters on the nervous system and sensory organs have been greatly expanded due to the many advances in the field. The text also covers the physiology of flight, reproduction in both male and female birds, and the immunophysiology of birds.
...remains the primary reference for avian physiologists. ...I recommend this book to anyone with even a passing interest in avian physiology. Jim Reynolds in IBIS (2000)
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