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A complete guide to Arctic wildlife, Richard Sale ; photographs by Per Michelsen and Richard Sale

Label
A complete guide to Arctic wildlife
Title
A complete guide to Arctic wildlife
Statement of responsibility
Richard Sale ; photographs by Per Michelsen and Richard Sale
Title variation
Arctic wildlife
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chiefly a field guide to Arctic birds and mammals
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
590.911/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL695
LC item number
.S25 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A complete guide to Arctic wildlife, Richard Sale ; photographs by Per Michelsen and Richard Sale
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Introduction: Defining the Arctic -- Arctic geology -- Arctic climate -- Humans in the Arctic -- Arctic habitats -- Adaptations for Arctic life -- Speciation and biogeography -- Fragile Arctic -- How to use the field guides -- Field guide to Arctic birds: Loons -- Grebes -- Albatrosses, petrels and allies -- Cormorants -- Wildfowl: Swans -- Geese -- Ducks -- Raptors -- Grouse -- Cranes -- Waders: Plovers -- Stints and sandpipers -- Snipes and dowitchers -- Curlews, godwits and allies -- Turnstones -- Phalaropes -- Skuas -- Gulls -- Terns -- Auks -- Owls -- Kingfishers -- Larks -- Swallows -- Pipits and wagtails -- Thrushes and chats -- Warblers, tits and chickadees -- Crows -- New world warblers -- New world sparrows and buntings -- Finches -- Field guide to Arctic mammals: Shrews -- Rodents -- Lagomorphs -- Ungulates -- Carnivores: Dogs -- Bears -- Cats -- Mustelids -- Pinnipeds -- Cetaceans -- Visitor's guide to the Arctic -- Index
Control code
ocm70777835
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
464 p.
Isbn
9781554071784
Isbn Type
(bound)
Lccn
2007530801
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o70777835
  • (OCoLC)70777835
Label
A complete guide to Arctic wildlife, Richard Sale ; photographs by Per Michelsen and Richard Sale
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Introduction: Defining the Arctic -- Arctic geology -- Arctic climate -- Humans in the Arctic -- Arctic habitats -- Adaptations for Arctic life -- Speciation and biogeography -- Fragile Arctic -- How to use the field guides -- Field guide to Arctic birds: Loons -- Grebes -- Albatrosses, petrels and allies -- Cormorants -- Wildfowl: Swans -- Geese -- Ducks -- Raptors -- Grouse -- Cranes -- Waders: Plovers -- Stints and sandpipers -- Snipes and dowitchers -- Curlews, godwits and allies -- Turnstones -- Phalaropes -- Skuas -- Gulls -- Terns -- Auks -- Owls -- Kingfishers -- Larks -- Swallows -- Pipits and wagtails -- Thrushes and chats -- Warblers, tits and chickadees -- Crows -- New world warblers -- New world sparrows and buntings -- Finches -- Field guide to Arctic mammals: Shrews -- Rodents -- Lagomorphs -- Ungulates -- Carnivores: Dogs -- Bears -- Cats -- Mustelids -- Pinnipeds -- Cetaceans -- Visitor's guide to the Arctic -- Index
Control code
ocm70777835
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
464 p.
Isbn
9781554071784
Isbn Type
(bound)
Lccn
2007530801
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o70777835
  • (OCoLC)70777835

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