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A life-size guide to every species


A life-size guide to every species

Author: Fogden, Michael; Taylor, Marianne; Williamson, Sheri L.

Published: 2014-03-01

Publisher's Description:

Hummingbirds have always held popular appeal, with their visual brilliance, extraordinary flight dexterity and jewel-like size and colour. Only recently has their serious scientific study started to gain the attention it demands. With the increasing interest in biodiversity, they are a subject growing in significance with every new species discovery made. Hummingbirds presents every species, with over 300 birds shown in dazzling, life-size, cut-out photography. Concise descriptions and an appealing, portable format work together to make this an important addition to every enthusiast’s bookshelf.


400 pages
H 200mm x W 150mm
full colour throughout
85,000 words


  • Language: English
  • Biogeographical Realm: Nearctic, Neotropic
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  • Families Covered: Hummingbirds (Trochilidae)

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  • Date Published: 01 Mar 2014
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  • ISBN-13: 9781782400899