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Extinct BirdsHardback £50.00 Buy Now
A comprehensive review of the hundreds of bird species and subspecies that have become extinct over the last 1,000 years of habitat degradation, over-hunting and rat introduction. From Great Auks, Carolina Parakeets and Dodos to the amazing yet completely vanished bird radiations of Hawaii and New Zealand, via rafts of extinctions in the Pacific and elsewhere. This title is both a sumptuous reference and an amazing study of humanity's impact on birds.
60% OFFA History Of OrnithologyHardback £7.99 RRP: £20.00Buy Now
by Michael Walters
Aimed at the reader who is knowledgeable about birds but may know little about the history, and, with the exception of a handful of names such as Aristotle, Linnaeus and Darwin, may not have heard of many of the people whose lives and work are discussed. Concentrates on those figures who have been most influential in the development of ornithology.