Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 September 2001

272 Pages | 75 halftones & line illus

ISBN: 9780198507864

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Bird Migration

A General Survey

Second Edition

Peter Berthold
Translated by Hans-Günther Bauer and Valarie Westhead

Oxford Ornithology Series

Ten years have passed since the first edition of this book. During that time the field of bird migration has experienced many advances which are reflected in this second edition. No other book exists to bring together the vast amount of information currently available on the subject of bird migration. Includes discussion of evolution and history of bird migration, physiology, orientation mechanisms and threats to migrations and is accessible to experts as well as amateurs.

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