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The Resource Avian flight, John J. Videler

Avian flight, John J. Videler

Label
Avian flight
Title
Avian flight
Statement of responsibility
John J. Videler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This accessible reference covers all the main aspects of arial locomotion by birds including sections on the history of bird flight study, aerodynamics, fuctional morphology, evolution, kinematics, physiology, energetics and the costs of flight
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Videler, John J
Dewey number
573.79818
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL698.7
LC item number
.V53 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford ornithology series
Series volume
14
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Birds
  • Vogels
  • Vliegen (activiteit)
  • Biomechanica
  • Fysiologische aspecten
Target audience
specialized
Label
Avian flight, John J. Videler
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Evolution of bird flight
  • 6.
  • Bird flight modes
  • 7.
  • The bird flight engine
  • 8.
  • Energy required for flight
  • 9.
  • Comparing the metabolic costs of flight
  • 1.
  • Acquisition of knowledge
  • 2.
  • The flight apparatus
  • 3.
  • Feathers for flight
  • 4.
  • Aerodynamics
Control code
70221552
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 258 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199299928
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
075401
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70221552
Label
Avian flight, John J. Videler
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Evolution of bird flight
  • 6.
  • Bird flight modes
  • 7.
  • The bird flight engine
  • 8.
  • Energy required for flight
  • 9.
  • Comparing the metabolic costs of flight
  • 1.
  • Acquisition of knowledge
  • 2.
  • The flight apparatus
  • 3.
  • Feathers for flight
  • 4.
  • Aerodynamics
Control code
70221552
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 258 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199299928
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
075401
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70221552

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