Latin for Bird Lovers: Over 3,000 Bird Names Explored And Explained

May 6, 2014|
Latin for Bird Lovers: Over 3,000 Bird Names Explored And Explained by Roger Lederer
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While Latin is officially an "ancient" language, it's useful in so many areas of modern life, including bird watching. Birdwatchers need a universal language when they're speaking about birds, since common names vary by region. Latin for Bird Lovers answers this call, introducing more than 3,000 words to describe birds. Packed with tips on using Latin to identify birds by color, size, and behavior, this gorgeously illustrated, informative guide is perfect for birdwatchers, nature lovers, and both experts and beginners in ornithology and etymology. 

Dr. Roger Lederer is a professor of biological sciences at California State University, Chico. He has published papers and books on ecology, science education, and ornithology. Dr. Lederer has served as a consultant to governments, schools, and organizations like BBC, National Geographic, National Public Radio, National Canadian Televi...
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Title:Latin for Bird Lovers: Over 3,000 Bird Names Explored And ExplainedFormat:Paper over BoardProduct dimensions:224 pages, 9.25 X 6.94 X 0.94 inShipping dimensions:224 pages, 9.25 X 6.94 X 0.94 inPublished:May 6, 2014Publisher:Timber PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1604695463

ISBN - 13:9781604695465

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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