How to Read a Bird - A Smart Guide to What Birds Do and Why (Paperback, 2nd edition)


Birds are intelligent, sociable creatures that exhibit a wide array of behaviours - from mobbing and mimicking to mating and joint nesting. Why do they behave as they do? Bringing to light the remarkable actions of birds through examples from species around the world, HOW TO READ A BIRD presents engaging vignettes about the private lives of birds, all explained in an evolutionary context. Richly illustrated, this book explores the increasing focus on how individual birds differ in personality and how big data and citizen scientists are helping to add to what we know about them.

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Birds are intelligent, sociable creatures that exhibit a wide array of behaviours - from mobbing and mimicking to mating and joint nesting. Why do they behave as they do? Bringing to light the remarkable actions of birds through examples from species around the world, HOW TO READ A BIRD presents engaging vignettes about the private lives of birds, all explained in an evolutionary context. Richly illustrated, this book explores the increasing focus on how individual birds differ in personality and how big data and citizen scientists are helping to add to what we know about them.

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Product Details

General

Imprint

The History Press Ltd

Country of origin

United Kingdom

Release date

June 2022

Availability

Expected to ship within 12 - 17 working days

First published

2020

Authors

Foreword by

Dimensions

228 x 160mm (L x W)

Format

Paperback - With flaps

Pages

224

Edition

2nd edition

ISBN-13

978-0-7509-9997-7

Barcode

9780750999977

Categories

LSN

0-7509-9997-7



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