Biology Of Birds

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An esteemed professor of biology at Wheaton College, John Kricher leads a fascinating discussion of the approximately 10,000 species of birds that share our world. In these engaging lectures, Kricher expands on such topics as bird anatomy, the mechanics of flight, migration, reproduction, and song. The professor's lively presentation demonstrates how understanding the traits, life cycle, and evolution of birds is critical for an understanding of the origins and evolution of life on earth — and why conservation ...

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An esteemed professor of biology at Wheaton College, John Kricher leads a fascinating discussion of the approximately 10,000 species of birds that share our world. In these engaging lectures, Kricher expands on such topics as bird anatomy, the mechanics of flight, migration, reproduction, and song. The professor's lively presentation demonstrates how understanding the traits, life cycle, and evolution of birds is critical for an understanding of the origins and evolution of life on earth — and why conservation plays a vital role in the environment's delicate balance.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781470337803
  • Publisher: Recorded Books, LLC
  • Publication date: 1/8/2013
  • Format: MP3
  • Edition description: Unabridged
  • Ships to U.S.and APO/FPO addresses only.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 11, 2013

    A wonderfully informative audiobook that is a 'must have' for an

    A wonderfully informative audiobook that is a 'must have' for anyone who has an interest in birds , nature or biology.
    The author's narration adds a special charm because you can sense his enthusiasm and wonder for the subject.
    Though given in lecture form, this book is absolutely entertaining. I am now in search of more books by the author. 

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