Bird Migration (Paperback)

A General Survey

By Peter Berthold, Hans-Gunther Bauer (Translator), Valarie Westhead (Translator)

Oxford University Press, USA, 9780198507871, 272pp.

Publication Date: September 27, 2001

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (9/27/2001)

List Price: 115.00*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Ten years have passed since the first edition of this book. During that time the field of bird migration has experienced many advances which are reflected in this second edition. No other book exists to bring together the vast amount of information currently available on the subject of bird migration. Includes discussion of evolution and history of bird migration, physiology, orientation mechanisms and threats to migrations and is accessible to experts as well as amateurs.