The eighth volume in the series which seeks to illustrate all the species of birds in the world, in addition to providing access to all the essential information about each one of them.
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Kevin J. Zimmer: Research Associate, Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History, USA. Bret Whitney: Museum of Natural Science, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA Field Guides Inc., Austin, Texas, USA. James Van Remsen, Jr: Louisiana State University Museum of Natural Science, Baton Rouge, USA. Thomas S. Schulenberg: Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Michael A. Patten: Sutton Avian Research Center, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, USA San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego, California, USA. Curtis A. Marantz: Department of Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA. Niels K. Krabbe: Research Associate, Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. Morton L. Isler: Research Associate, Smithsonian Institution, Department of Systematic Biology, Division of Birds, Washington DC, USA Division of Birds, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, USA. Dr Frank Hawkins: Conservation International Madagascar, Antananarivo, Madagascar. Johannes Erritzoe: House of Bird Research, Taps Old Rectory, Christiansfeld, Denmark. Murray D. Bruce: Biocon Research Group, Turramurra, Australia. Louis R. Bevier: Research Associate, Center for Ecological Research, Richmond, Maine. Alexandre Aleixo: Department of Biological Sciences and Museum of Natural Science Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA.
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Book Description Lynx Edicions, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 8487334504
Book Description Lynx Edicions, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Oversize-international may require extra postage. This volume offers comprehensive coverage of: Broadbills, Asities, Pittas, Ovenbirds, Woodcreepers, Typical Antbirds, Ground-antbirds, Gnateaters, Tapaculos. 81 color plates, over 470 color photographs. Published in Barcelona in association with BirdLife International, the first fourteen volumes of the Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) have met with universal acclaim. This comprehensive, beautifully illustrated work has already become the definitive reference work to the bird families covered. This is the first work ever to illustrate all the species of birds in the world, in addition to providing access to all the essential information about each one of them. Each volume measures 9.75 in x 12.5 in (24 x 31 cm). They include exhaustive family texts, plus detailed individual species accounts which include distribution maps. Each species is illustrated on a color plate, including all significant sexual and subspecific differences, and high quality color photographs depict many aspects of the birds' life and behavior. English, French, German, Spanish, and Latin names are given for each species. The series is complete in 16 volumes. Bookseller Inventory # HBW8
Book Description Lynx Edicions, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX8487334504