by Published in cooperation with the National Audubon Society, by Johns Hopkins Press in Baltimore .
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 165-168.
|LC Classifications||HD257 .S56|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 171 p.|
|Number of Pages||171|
|LC Control Number||70147367|
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