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The Resource Their fate is our fate : how birds foretell threats to our health and our world, Peter Doherty

Their fate is our fate : how birds foretell threats to our health and our world, Peter Doherty

Label
Their fate is our fate : how birds foretell threats to our health and our world
Title
Their fate is our fate
Title remainder
how birds foretell threats to our health and our world
Statement of responsibility
Peter Doherty
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Doherty, P. C.
Dewey number
598
Index
index present
LC call number
QL699
LC item number
.D64 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Public health
  • Epidemiology
  • Quality of life
  • Environmental quality
  • Indicators (Biology)
  • Environmental indicators
Label
Their fate is our fate : how birds foretell threats to our health and our world, Peter Doherty
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An earlier version of this book was originally published by Melbourne University Publishing Limited, Australia, in 2012"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Searching for puffins : an introduction -- Distant relatives -- Chick embryos and other developing life forms -- Sentinel chickens -- Falling crows -- Ticks, sheep, grouse and the glorious twelfth -- Flu flies --Bird flu : from Hong Kong to Qinghai Lake and beyond -- Bird flu guys -- Bug detectives -- Hawaiian wipeout -- The great parrot panic of 1929-30 -- Catching cancer -- Blue bloods and chicken bugs -- Killing the vultures -- Heavy metal -- Red knots and crab eggs -- Hot birds -- For the birds, and for us
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9781615190911
Lccn
2013017159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • 2013017159
  • 1313137
Label
Their fate is our fate : how birds foretell threats to our health and our world, Peter Doherty
Publication
Note
"An earlier version of this book was originally published by Melbourne University Publishing Limited, Australia, in 2012"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Searching for puffins : an introduction -- Distant relatives -- Chick embryos and other developing life forms -- Sentinel chickens -- Falling crows -- Ticks, sheep, grouse and the glorious twelfth -- Flu flies --Bird flu : from Hong Kong to Qinghai Lake and beyond -- Bird flu guys -- Bug detectives -- Hawaiian wipeout -- The great parrot panic of 1929-30 -- Catching cancer -- Blue bloods and chicken bugs -- Killing the vultures -- Heavy metal -- Red knots and crab eggs -- Hot birds -- For the birds, and for us
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9781615190911
Lccn
2013017159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • 2013017159
  • 1313137

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