Born To Sing: An Interpretation And World Survey Of Bird Song by Charles Hartshorne

Born To Sing: An Interpretation And World Survey Of Bird Song

byCharles Hartshorne

Paperback | November 22, 1992

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First published in 1973, Born to Sing is a monumental undertaking, one of the most comprehensive, totally entertaining studies of bird vocalizations ever available. It offers a global survey of modes of singing, encompassing more than 5,000 species of singing birds, with special analyses of nearly 200 species with highly developed songs. For the professional ornithologist, informed birdwatchers, biologists, psychologists, philosophers, and musicologists with a strong interest in nature.

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Charles Hartshorne was educated at Harvard University, where he coedited with Paul Weiss the first six volumes of The Collected Papers of Charles Sanders Peirce (1931--36) and became associated with Alfred North Whitehead. He has taught at Harvard, the University of Chicago, Emory University, and the University of Texas-Austin. Hartsho...

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Title:Born To Sing: An Interpretation And World Survey Of Bird SongFormat:PaperbackDimensions:324 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.73 inPublished:November 22, 1992Publisher:Indiana University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0253207436

ISBN - 13:9780253207432

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