skip to content
The complete guide to Antarctic wildlife : birds and marine mammals of the Antarctic continent and the Southern Ocean Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The complete guide to Antarctic wildlife : birds and marine mammals of the Antarctic continent and the Southern Ocean

Author: Hadoram Shirihai; Brett Jarrett; John Cox; Guy M Kirwan
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"The complete guide to Antarctic Wildlife features 35 color plates and more than 920 color photographs; illustrates and maps the distribution of all of the regions's breeding birds and mammals; includes information on many nonbreeders, migrants, and vagrants; features expert text reflecting recent advances in taxonomy; covers all of the subantarctic islands as well as Antarctica's regularly visited sites; and offers  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shirihai, Hadoram.
Complete guide to Antarctic wildlife.
Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2008
(OCoLC)656213135
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hadoram Shirihai; Brett Jarrett; John Cox; Guy M Kirwan
ISBN: 9780691136660 0691136661
OCLC Number: 181142142
Awards: Winner of Birdwatch Bird Book of the Year 2002.
Description: 544 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 26 cm.
Other Titles: Antarctic wildlife
Birds and marine mammals of the Antarctic continent and the Southern Ocean
Responsibility: Hadoram Shirihai ; illustrated by Brett Jarrett ; with additional plates by John Cox ; edited by Guy M. Kirwan.
More information:

Abstract:

A guide to the birds and marine mammals of the vast and beautiful Antarctic region. This title covers Antarctica, the southern ocean, and the subantarctic islands. It illustrates the region's  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Praise for the first edition: "This book contains more of the natural history of the Great White Continent in a single volume than any other book you are likely to find... [It] goes well beyond Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/181142142>
library:oclcnum"181142142"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/181142142>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"2nd ed."
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2008"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/727591>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The complete guide to Antarctic wildlife : birds and marine mammals of the Antarctic continent and the Southern Ocean"@en
schema:name"Birds and marine mammals of the Antarctic continent and the Southern Ocean"@en
schema:name"Antarctic wildlife"@en
schema:numberOfPages"544"
schema:publisher
schema:reviews
rdf:typeschema:Review
schema:itemReviewed<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/181142142>
schema:reviewBody""The complete guide to Antarctic Wildlife features 35 color plates and more than 920 color photographs; illustrates and maps the distribution of all of the regions's breeding birds and mammals; includes information on many nonbreeders, migrants, and vagrants; features expert text reflecting recent advances in taxonomy; covers all of the subantarctic islands as well as Antarctica's regularly visited sites; and offers travel tips, including weather considerations and landing sites."--BOOK JACKET."
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.