Extinct Birds

Author(s): Errol Fuller

Natural History

Since 1600, some 80 bird species have become extinct. The author of this text has drawn on a wide range of sources for his accounts of these birds, their habits and demise, with evidence of preserved specimens brought to life by the eye-witness accounts of early travellers and explorers.


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CONTENTS LIST - PAGE 1; PREFACEINTRODUCTIONRATITESTINAMOUS, PENGUINS, DIVERS, GREBESALBATROSSES AND PETRELSPELICANS AND RELATED BIRDSHERONS, STORKS AND RELATED BIRDSWATERFOWLBIRDS OF PREYGALLINACEOUS BIRDSRAILS AND RELATED BIRDSGULLS, WADING BIRDS AND MURRESPIGEONS AND DOVESPARROTSCUCKOOS, OWLS AND GOATSUCKERSKINGFISHERS, WOODPECKERS, ETC.PERCHING BIRDSHYPOTHETICAL SPECIES AND MYSTERY BIRDSBIBLIOGRAPHYINDEX

General Fields

  • : 9780198508373
  • : Oxford University Press
  • : Oxford University Press
  • : 1.823
  • : January 2000
  • : 270mm X 210mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Errol Fuller
  • : Hardback
  • : very good
  • : 400
  • : numerous colour and halftone illustrations