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The Manx Shearwater

The Manx Shearwater

Author: Michael Brooke

Published: 2010-10-01

Publisher's Description:

Based on the author's 17 years of research on shearwaters at Atlantic colonies, the book covers in detail breeding biology, vocal behaviour, transequatorial migrations and population dynamics of the species, and draws comparisons with other shearwater and petrel species. Illustrated with vignettes by Dafila Scott.

Digital reprint of a book originally published in 1990.


260 pages, Line drawings,tabs,figs


  • Language: English
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  • Families Covered: Petrels, Shearwaters (Procellariidae)

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  • Publisher: T & AD Poyser Ltd (A & C Black)
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  • Series Title: Poyser Monographs
  • Number in Series: 42
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  • Date Published: 30 Sep 2010
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  • ISBN-13: 9781408137536