6 edition of Parrots and related birds found in the catalog.
|Statement||by Henry Bates and Robert Busenbark ; photographs by Louise Van der Meid.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 494 p. :|
|Number of Pages||494|
|LC Control Number||59065457|
meeting with Rosemary Lowe at the time curator of birds at Palmitos park on Gran Canaria I started to expand my collection to the larger parrots - Macaws - Amazons - African Greys - Eclectus adding the smaller Senegals - Meyers - Jardines and Conures. During this period I was inspired to write this book on Parrots. #N#There are birds like no other birds because they are not real The bitaba bird.
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Parrots and Related Birds is like an encyclopedia of these birds. It covers both the commonly well known parrots and those considered rare, instructions on the care and feeding of the birds, diseases,genetics and hybridizing and much more/5. Parrots and Related Birds Hardcover – December 1, by Henry Bates (Author), Robert Busenbark (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings.
See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ /5(4). British artist Elizabeth Butterworth, has captured the beauty and variety of parrots, macaws and cockatoos.
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Forshaw Illustrations: Frank Knight. CSIRO. "Joseph M. Forshaw, one of the world’s leading authorities on parrots, calls attention to the threats they face: they are one of the most endangered groups of birds, with a growing number of species nearing extinction.
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