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Perspectives in Ornithology

Essays Presented for the Centennial of the American Ornitholgists" Union

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zoology & animal sciences,
  • Ornithology,
  • Nature,
  • Birds & Birdwatching - General,
  • Life Sciences - Zoology - General,
  • Science / Zoology,
  • Birds

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAlan H. Brush (Editor), Jr., George A. Clark (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7734269M
    ISBN 100521248574
    ISBN 109780521248570

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