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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
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De Roy, Tui
Dewey number
598.47
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL696.S473
LC item number
D43 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones, Mark
  • Cornthwaite, Julie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Penguins
  • Penguins
  • Penguins
  • Penguins
Label
Penguins : the ultimate guide, Tui De Roy, Mark Jones, Julie Cornthwaite
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published: Auckland, New Zealand : David Bateman, Ltd, 2013. (Title page verso)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 237) and index
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
Prologue: Penguin passion -- Global distribution of 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. 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 ; Adélie 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 ; Emperor youngsters on the move / Barbara Wienecke ; Little blues : facing big challenges / André Chiaradia ; Galapagos penguins : an uncertain future / Hernán Vargas ; African penguins : a troubled history / Peter Ryan ; Magellanic penguins : living with people / P. Dee Boersma ; Southern rockhopper : species in decline / David Thompson ; Northern rockhoppers : tragedy on Tristan / Conrad Glass -- 3. 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
Control code
1572739
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780691162997
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1572739
  • (OCoLC)877364518
Label
Penguins : the ultimate guide, Tui De Roy, Mark Jones, Julie Cornthwaite
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published: Auckland, New Zealand : David Bateman, Ltd, 2013. (Title page verso)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 237) and index
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
Prologue: Penguin passion -- Global distribution of 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. 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 ; Adélie 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 ; Emperor youngsters on the move / Barbara Wienecke ; Little blues : facing big challenges / André Chiaradia ; Galapagos penguins : an uncertain future / Hernán Vargas ; African penguins : a troubled history / Peter Ryan ; Magellanic penguins : living with people / P. Dee Boersma ; Southern rockhopper : species in decline / David Thompson ; Northern rockhoppers : tragedy on Tristan / Conrad Glass -- 3. 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
Control code
1572739
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780691162997
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1572739
  • (OCoLC)877364518

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