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Birds, Mammals, and Reptiles of the Galapagos Islands: An Identification Guide, 2nd Edition

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This simple-to-use, pocket-size volume offers a comprehensive guide to the unique wildlife of the Galápagos, encompassing all the birds, mammals, and reptiles a visitor to these extraordinary islands might encounter. The second edition corrects and amends plates and text, as well as adds six new photos of the whales.

Reviews of the first edition: 

 “The essential field companion for Galápagos visitors.”—The Quarterly Review of Biology

 "I cannot conceive anyone going to the Galápagos without [this book] in hand." —Noble S. Proctor

Synopsis:

This simple-to-use, pocket-size volume offers a comprehensive guide to the unique wildlife of the Galapagos, encompassing all the birds, mammals, and reptiles a visitor to these extraordinary islands might encounter. The second edition corrects and amends plates and text, as well as adds six new photos of the whales.

Reviews of the first edition:

The essential field companion for Galapagos visitors.--The Quarterly Review of Biology

I cannot conceive anyone going to the Galapagos without this book in hand. --Noble S. Proctor

Synopsis:

This pocket-sized volume is a comprehensive guide to the unique wildlife of the Galapagos, encompassing the birds, mammals, and reptiles a visitor to these extraordinary islands might encounter. 53 color plates.

About the Author

Andy Swash is a zoologist and ecologist. Robert Still is an ecologist and a widely traveled naturalist.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780300115321
Author:
Swash, Andy
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Author:
Still, Rob
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Reptiles & Amphibians
Subject:
Birds & Birdwatching - Guides
Subject:
General Nature
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
Animals - Reptiles & Amphibians
Subject:
Nature Studies-Bird Guides
Subject:
Nature Studies-Birds
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
2
Publication Date:
20060231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
53 color illus.
Pages:
168
Dimensions:
7.88 x 4.75 in 0.7 lb

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Product details 168 pages Yale University Press - English 9780300115321 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This simple-to-use, pocket-size volume offers a comprehensive guide to the unique wildlife of the Galapagos, encompassing all the birds, mammals, and reptiles a visitor to these extraordinary islands might encounter. The second edition corrects and amends plates and text, as well as adds six new photos of the whales.

Reviews of the first edition:

The essential field companion for Galapagos visitors.--The Quarterly Review of Biology

I cannot conceive anyone going to the Galapagos without this book in hand. --Noble S. Proctor

"Synopsis" by , This pocket-sized volume is a comprehensive guide to the unique wildlife of the Galapagos, encompassing the birds, mammals, and reptiles a visitor to these extraordinary islands might encounter. 53 color plates.
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