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Birds and people

Mark Cocker

Birds and people

by Mark Cocker

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMark Cocker and David Tipling ; with specialist research by and the support of Jonathan Elphick and John Fanshawe
    ContributionsTipling, David, ill, Elphick, Jonathan, Fanshawe, John
    The Physical Object
    Pagination592 pages
    Number of Pages592
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27149173M
    ISBN 100224081748
    ISBN 109780224081740
    OCLC/WorldCa840431589

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