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The Resource Do hummingbirds hum? : fascinating answers to questions about hummingbirds, George C. West and Carol A. Butler

Do hummingbirds hum? : fascinating answers to questions about hummingbirds, George C. West and Carol A. Butler

Label
Do hummingbirds hum? : fascinating answers to questions about hummingbirds
Title
Do hummingbirds hum?
Title remainder
fascinating answers to questions about hummingbirds
Statement of responsibility
George C. West and Carol A. Butler
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Do Hummingbirds Hum? George C. West, who has studied and banded over 13,500 hummingbirds in Arizona, and Carol A. Butler provide an overview of hummingbird biology for the general reader, and more detailed discussions of their morphology and behavior for those who want to fly beyond the basics. Enriched with beautiful and rare photography, including a section in vivid color, this engaging question and answer guide offers readers a wide range of information about these glorious pollinators as well as tips for attracting, photographing, and observing hummingbirds in the wild or in capti
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
West, George C
Dewey number
598.7/64
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL696.A558
LC item number
W47 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Butler, Carol A.
Series statement
Animal Q & A : fascinating answers to questions about animals
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hummingbirds
  • SCIENCE
  • NATURE
  • NATURE
  • Hummingbirds
Label
Do hummingbirds hum? : fascinating answers to questions about hummingbirds, George C. West and Carol A. Butler
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
Preface; Acknowledgments; ONE: HummingbirdBasics; TWO: Systems and Senses; THREE: Feathers and Bones; FOUR: Reproduction; FIVE: Flight and Migration; SIX: Dangers and Defenses; SEVEN: Attracting and Feeding; EIGHT: Identifying and Photgraphing; NINE: Research and Conservation; Appendix A: Garden Plants That Attract Hummingbirds; Appendix B: Some Places to See Live Hummingbirds in Exhibits or Gardens; Appendix C: Hummingbird Organizations; Appendix D: Recommended Reading and Web Sties; References; Index
Control code
642204458
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 185 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813549286
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt19rgc8h
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)642204458
Label
Do hummingbirds hum? : fascinating answers to questions about hummingbirds, George C. West and Carol A. Butler
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
Preface; Acknowledgments; ONE: HummingbirdBasics; TWO: Systems and Senses; THREE: Feathers and Bones; FOUR: Reproduction; FIVE: Flight and Migration; SIX: Dangers and Defenses; SEVEN: Attracting and Feeding; EIGHT: Identifying and Photgraphing; NINE: Research and Conservation; Appendix A: Garden Plants That Attract Hummingbirds; Appendix B: Some Places to See Live Hummingbirds in Exhibits or Gardens; Appendix C: Hummingbird Organizations; Appendix D: Recommended Reading and Web Sties; References; Index
Control code
642204458
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 185 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813549286
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt19rgc8h
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)642204458

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