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The Resource Cuckoo : cheating by nature, Nick Davies ; with field drawings by James McCallum

Cuckoo : cheating by nature, Nick Davies ; with field drawings by James McCallum

Label
Cuckoo : cheating by nature
Title
Cuckoo
Title remainder
cheating by nature
Statement of responsibility
Nick Davies ; with field drawings by James McCallum
Title variation
Cheating by nature
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A gifted biologist’s careful and beguiling study of why cuckoos have got away with tricking other birds into hatching and raising their young for thousands of years
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10411375
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davies, N. B.
Dewey number
598.7/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QL696.C83
LC item number
D382 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McCallum, James
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cuckoos
  • Birds
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
cheating by nature
Label
Cuckoo : cheating by nature, Nick Davies ; with field drawings by James McCallum
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn881092849
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xx, 289 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9781620409527
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)881092849
Label
Cuckoo : cheating by nature, Nick Davies ; with field drawings by James McCallum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn881092849
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xx, 289 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9781620409527
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)881092849

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