The Resource The new encyclopedia of American birds, David Alderton with illustrations by Peter Barrett

The new encyclopedia of American birds, David Alderton with illustrations by Peter Barrett

Label
The new encyclopedia of American birds
Title
The new encyclopedia of American birds
Statement of responsibility
David Alderton with illustrations by Peter Barrett
Title variation
American birds
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated guide to birds of the U.S.A., Canada, Central and South America, detailing identification, distribution, behavior, breeding, eggs and food
Cataloging source
JQR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alderton, David
Dewey number
598.097
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL681
LC item number
.A578 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Barrett, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Provincial birds
  • Bird watching
  • Bird watching
  • Birds
  • Provincial birds
  • North America
Label
The new encyclopedia of American birds, David Alderton with illustrations by Peter Barrett
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How birds live: Origins of birds -- Skeleton and parts of a bird -- Feathers -- Flight -- Locomotion -- Avian senses -- Plant-eaters -- Predators and scavengers -- Display and pairing -- Nesting and egg-laying -- Hatching and rearing chicks -- Survival -- Migration -- Behavior -- Birdwatching -- Fieldcraft -- Zones and habitats -- Endangered species and conservation -- Identifying birds -- Birds of America: Seabirds -- Seashore and Estuarine -- Lakes, ponds and rivers -- Woodland -- Open country -- City and backyard -- Classification -- Glossary -- Selected Bibliography -- Picture acknowledgments -- Websites of interest -- Index
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036748730
Label
The new encyclopedia of American birds, David Alderton with illustrations by Peter Barrett
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How birds live: Origins of birds -- Skeleton and parts of a bird -- Feathers -- Flight -- Locomotion -- Avian senses -- Plant-eaters -- Predators and scavengers -- Display and pairing -- Nesting and egg-laying -- Hatching and rearing chicks -- Survival -- Migration -- Behavior -- Birdwatching -- Fieldcraft -- Zones and habitats -- Endangered species and conservation -- Identifying birds -- Birds of America: Seabirds -- Seashore and Estuarine -- Lakes, ponds and rivers -- Woodland -- Open country -- City and backyard -- Classification -- Glossary -- Selected Bibliography -- Picture acknowledgments -- Websites of interest -- Index
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036748730

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