The Enigma Of The Owl

Author: Mike Unwin
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780300222739
Size: 38.44 MB
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Discusses the distinct physical features of the owl and presents a look at fifty three species, describing for each, the regions of the world where they are found, their life cycle, communication abilities, nocturnal habits, and predatory ...

Owls Of The United States And Canada

Author: Wayne Lynch
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801886874
Size: 80.39 MB
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In this gorgeous book, celebrated natural history writer and wildlife photographer Wayne Lynch reveals the secrets of owls with stunning photographs, personal anecdotes, and accessible science.

The House Of Owls

Author: Tony Angell
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300213743
Size: 54.11 MB
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For a quarter of a century, Tony Angell and his family shared the remarkable experience of closely observing pairs of western screech owls that occupied a nesting box outside the window of their forest home.

Curators

Author: Lance Grande
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022638943X
Size: 78.23 MB
Format: PDF
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This book is the answer—and, oh, what an answer it is: lively, exciting, up-to-date, it offers a portrait of curators and their research like none we’ve seen, one that conveys the intellectual excitement and the educational and social ...

The Book Of Owls

Author: Lewis Wayne Walker
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780292707887
Size: 32.33 MB
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'The Book of Owls' is a fascinating introduction to these nocturnal birds.

Owls Of The World A Photographic Guide

Author: Heimo Mikkola
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 147290592X
Size: 66.61 MB
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Having trouble separating your scops from your screech owls, Tengmalm's from Tawny Owl or Collared and Spotted Owlets? Then this is the book for you.

Big Pacific

Author: Rebecca Tansley
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691177481
Size: 39.50 MB
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The companion book to the spectacular five-part series on PBS produced by Natural History New Zealand, Big Pacific breaks the boundaries between land and sea to present the Pacific Ocean and its inhabitants as you have never seen them ...

Owl

Author: Paul Bannick
Publisher: Braided River
ISBN: 9781594858000
Size: 57.72 MB
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The book shows how owls use the unique resources available to them in each habitat to overcome the challenges of each season.All 19 species of owls found in Canada and the United States are featured in the photos and narrative throughout ...

Owls

Author: Marianne Taylor
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062413899
Size: 26.63 MB
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The book also features a special section on the art of hiding—a highly honed skill set of the owl. Throughout, Marianne Taylor provides a wealth of detail on each type of bird’s hunting and breeding behavior, habitat, and conservation.

Heligoland

Author: Jan Rüger
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0191652709
Size: 45.98 MB
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Caught in between were the Heligolanders and those involved with them: spies and smugglers, poets and painters, sailors and soldiers. Heligoland is the compelling story of a relationship which has defined modern Europe.