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A Guided Tour of Avian Anatomy

Twenty-fourteen edition

A Guided Tour of Avian Anatomy

Twenty-fourteen edition

Author: James E. Smallwood

Published: 2014-01-01

Publisher's Description:

A Guided Tour of Avian Anatomy includes introductory chapters on the comparative anatomy of birds and on the evolution of birds, as we currently understand it. Other chapter topics include: Integument; Terminology, Osteology, and Arthrology; Myology; Digestive System; Respiratory System; Urogenital System; and Nervous System. An attempt has been made to emphasize applied anatomy as it relates to physiology, pathology, radiology, medicine, and surgery. The 2014 edition consists of 150 pages, and contains some 249 photographs and illustrations. The book is perfect bound and is printed on high quality paper.


iv, 150 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 142) and index.


  • Language: English
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  • Publisher: John E. Smallwood in cooperation with Millenium Print Group
  • City: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Country: United States

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  • Date Published: 31 Dec 2013
  • ISBN-10: 0970216521
  • ISBN-13: 9780970216526