There are 3 results matching your search for "Proctor".
Whitebeams, Rowans and Service Trees of…Hardback £28.00 Buy Now
An account of 52 native or naturalised Sorbus taxa in Britain and Ireland (44 species and 8 hybrids).The taxonomy, history, distribution, biology and ecology of each Sorbus taxon is described with an assessment of its conservation status and notes to help with identification. Colour photographs, line drawings, maps, 223pp. 2010
Collins New Naturalist; Vegetation of…Michael Proctor, an expert in his field, discusses the development of the landscape of Britain and Ireland from prehistoric times, including the influence of people and their agricultural practices on the vegetation. He provides a comprehensive account of all the different types of plant habitat in Britain and Ireland; examines the history and ecology of each of these habitats; describes the rich variety of flora found living there and concludes with an account of the changes to our landscape which have taken place during the twentieth century, and the prospects for the future, including the effects of environmental change. Illustration type: Colour photographs, 516pp. 2013Hardback £55.00 Buy Now
Manual of Ornithology; Avian Structure…Paperback £35.00 Buy Now
An enduring classic that remains a standard work on the subject, this concise atlas of avian anatomy is one of the most heavily illustrated references ever written on the subject. It is aimed at both post graduate students and general bird- lovers and discusses why birds look and act the way they do. It covers systematics, evolution, topography, feathers and flight as well as the whole biological functions of birds.