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The Great Auk

by Errol Fuller

The Great Auk
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Not reliably seen since 1844 and only now known from museum specimens, this remarkable bird has become one of the great icons of extinction.The book includes chapters on every aspect of the Great Auk's natural - and unnatural - history with special sections on its life cycle and the years during which it dwindled to extinction. More than 200 colour plates a similar number of b/w plates and dramatic photos of the lonely islands it once inhabited.


  • ISBN: 9780953355303
  • Author(s): Errol Fuller
  • Stock Code: 3355303
  • Format: Paperback
  • Illustrations: Colour plates, Colour photographs, Black & white photographs
  • Pages: 448
  • Published: 1999
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