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Author Stutchbury, Bridget Joan, 1962-

Title The private lives of birds / Bridget Stutchbury

Publ Info New York : Walker, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  QL698.3 .S784 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  QL698.3 .S784 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 249 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "First published in Canada under the title The bird detective by HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. in 2010"--T.p. verso
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Philandering flycatchers : why females cheat on their mates -- Monogamy in a tropical paradise : timing is everything -- Finicky females : what makes males look attractive -- Avian operas : mate choice by ear -- 'Til death do us part : why birds divorce -- Your turn or mine? How birds parent -- Empty nest : finding a first home -- Fight or flight : territory defence and aggression -- Bird cities : why birds live in groups -- Frequent fliers : the demands of migration -- Can birds change with the times?
LC subject Birds -- Behavior
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ISBN 9780802717467