The Resource Penguins : the ultimate guide, Tui De Roy, Mark Jones, Julie Cornthwaite

Penguins : the ultimate guide, Tui De Roy, Mark Jones, Julie Cornthwaite

Label
Penguins : the ultimate guide
Title
Penguins
Title remainder
the ultimate guide
Statement of responsibility
Tui De Roy, Mark Jones, Julie Cornthwaite
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Penguins are, perhaps, the most loved of birds. We've been fascinated by them for just about as long as we've known they existed. When penguins are on land, their actions appear to us so humorous and expressive that we can be excused for thinking we understand them perfectly, identifying with what looks like moods and foibles similar to our own
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
598.47
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL696.S473
LC item number
D43 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Penguins : the ultimate guide, Tui De Roy, Mark Jones, Julie Cornthwaite
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Auckland, New Zealand : David Bateman, Ltd, 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • zbnus
  • wbl
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Penguins and people : a retrospective
  • Mark Jones
  • March of the fossil penguins
  • Daniel Ksepka
  • How penguins store food
  • Yvon Le Maho
  • Penguin colours and pigments
  • Matthew Shawkey
  • Waitaha penguin : dynamic history revealed
  • Sanne Boessenkool
  • Prologue
  • Adeĺie penguin : bellwether of climate change
  • David Ainley
  • Using satellites to monitor penguin populations
  • Heather J. Lynch
  • Beyond prying eyes : tracking penguins at sea
  • Rory P. Wilson
  • Marking penguins : minimising research impacts
  • Yvon Le Maho
  • The crested penguin egg-size conundrum
  • Kyle W. Morrison
  • Penguin passion
  • Emperor youngsters on the move
  • Barbara Wienecke
  • Little blues : facing big challenges
  • Andre ́Chiaradia
  • Galapagos penguins : an uncertain future
  • Hernań Vargas
  • African penguins : a troubled history
  • Peter Ryan
  • Magellanic penguins : living with people
  • P. Dee Boersma
  • Global distribution of penguins
  • Southern rockhopper : species in decline
  • David Thompson
  • Northern rockhoppers : tragedy on Tristan
  • Conrad Glass
  • Species natural history
  • Julie Cornthwaite.
  • Penguin who's who : 18 species worldwide ; Fascinating penguin facts ; Penguin range and population status ; Species profiles ; Where to see wild penguins
  • Life between two worlds
  • Tui De Roy.
  • Penguin seasons : the cycle of life ; Stripes and brays : the 'Jackass' foursome ; Long-tailed trilogy : the Antarctic trio ; Island dandies : the crested penguins ; Multitudes in deep trouble : the rockhoppers ; Fairies of the night : an odd couple ; Monarchs of the far south : kings and emperors
  • Science and conservation
  • Mark Jones.
Control code
000053212560
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780691162997
Lccn
2013956959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33545558
System control number
  • (OCoLC)877364518
  • km33545558

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