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  • LOS SENTIDOS DE LAS AVES
    BIRKHEAD, TIM
    Los sentidos de las aves se basa en la convicción de que siempre hemos subestimado lo que sucede en la cabeza de un pájaro. Nuestra comprensión del comportamiento de las aves está simultáneamente atravesada y restringida por la forma en que los observamos y estudiamos. Al llamar la atención sobre la forma en que estos marcos facilitan y a la vez inhiben el descubrimiento,...
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    18,50 €

  • THE MOST PERFECT THING *
    BIRKHEAD, TIM
    'I think that, if required on pain of death to name instantly the most perfect thing in the universe, I should risk my fate on a bird's egg'Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 1862How are eggs of different shapes made, and why are they the shape they are? When does the shell of an egg harden? Why do some eggs contain two yolks? How are the colours and patterns of an eggshell created, a...
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    17,00 €

  • TEN THOUSAND BIRDS *
    TIM BIRKHEAD, JO WIMPENNY, BOB MONTGOMERIE
    Ten Thousand Birds provides a thoroughly engaging and authoritative history of modern ornithology, tracing how the study of birds has been shaped by a succession of visionary and often-controversial personalities, and by the unique social and scientific contexts in which these extraordinary individuals worked. This beautifully illustrated book opens in the middle of the ninetee...
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    58,60 €