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The Bird Almanac A Guide to Essential Facts and Figures of the World's Birds

World / Checklist Out of Print
By: David M Bird
460 pages, 20 b/w illus, tabs
Publisher: Firefly Books
The Bird Almanac
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  • The Bird Almanac ISBN: 9781552979259 Paperback Feb 2005 Out of Print #144980
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This second edition has been reformatted for easier use and now features quick-find tabs and an index. The first section of the book comprehensively covers the history, biology and behavior of birds. Bird physiology, biological systems and anatomy are explained in easy-to-understand terms and annotated illustrations. The second section consists of an authoritative world checklist of bird species. The birds are organized by taxonomic order and listed by common and Latin name.

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World / Checklist Out of Print
By: David M Bird
460 pages, 20 b/w illus, tabs
Publisher: Firefly Books
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If the reader is looking for a single source of information about birds, this book is the answer.--William H. Adams"Science Books and Films" (01/01/2005)

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