Chasing Neotropical Birds

Chasing Neotropical Birds

by Bob Thornton, Vera Thornton

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780292786905
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Publication date: 07/22/2010
Series: Corrie Herring Hooks Series , #61
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 33 MB
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About the Author

VERA AND BOB THORNTON, of Dallas, Texas, are longtime conservationists and enthusiastic wildlife photographers who also coauthored Chasing Warblers in 1999.

Table of Contents

  • Maps
  • Bird Log
  • Neotropicals
  • Costa Rica—a Beginning
  • La Selva/Corcovado
  • Hatchet Tongue
  • Singing "Pittas"
  • Río Napo
  • Army Antswarms
  • Among the Maya
  • Venezuela Revisited
  • The Lipstick Bird
  • Canopy Queen
  • Bellbirds
  • The Blue Cotinga
  • Manu
  • The Harpy Eagle
  • Hyacinth Macaws of the Pantanal
  • Tandayapa Valley, Ecuador
  • Suriname
  • Postscript
  • Family Album
  • Advice Lab
  • Resource Center
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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"Nothing quite like this book has ever been done by anyone—great photos of tropical birds and interesting, informative text.Victor"

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"The Thorntons have high standards indeed—some of these pictures are easily the best ever taken of their respective species; some are spectacular, even dazzling.Robert S."

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