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Perrins, Christopher M.

Overview
Works: 169 works in 417 publications in 3 languages and 11,088 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  Pictorial works  Guidebooks  Dictionaries 
Roles: Editor, Thesis advisor, Other, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: QL673, 598
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christopher M Perrins
Birds--their life, their ways, their world by Christopher M Perrins ( Book )
7 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in English and held by 2,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book introduces you to hundreds of intriguing creatures--birds of all kinds, their feeding, mating and flying habits
The Encyclopedia of birds by Christopher M Perrins ( Book )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 2,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text and 700 full-color illustrations detail the 180 families of living birds of the world
Firefly encyclopedia of birds by Christopher M Perrins ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Authoritative, easy-to-read essays explain mating rituals, historical significance, evolutionary development, and nesting habits. Organized alphabetically by Family, this comprehensive encyclopedia, with contributions by a team of 100 distinguished zoologists, is illustrated with 2,000 color photographs and location maps. The text is well researched, cleanly organized and completely understandable to nonscientific readers. A Fact File for each bird family lists the relevant data including species, genus, global distribution, habitat, plumage, voice, nest, egg descriptions, diet and conservation status.--From publisher description
The Illustrated encyclopedia of birds : the definitive reference to birds of the world ( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through the excellence of its illustrations and text the encyclopedia reveals the rich and beautiful diversity of the world's bird kingdom and features representatives of each of the 176 bird families
Evolutionary ecology ( Book )
10 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Avian ecology by Christopher M Perrins ( Book )
9 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bird population studies : relevance to conservation and management ( Book )
23 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New encyclopedia of birds by Christopher M Perrins ( )
25 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A definitive single-volume guide to birds of the world. Entries prepared by a team of renowned biologists and conservationists give a systematic account of every family, covering their form and function, distribution, diet, social behaviour, and breeding biology. With one-eighth of all bird species now under threat, special attention is given to environmental and conservation issues."
The Princeton encyclopedia of birds ( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides information on hundreds of species of birds, covering distribution, habitat, size, plumage, social behavior, breeding biology, and conservation status, and including over one thousand photographs, illustrations, and maps
British tits by Christopher M Perrins ( Book )
14 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bird life : an introduction to the world of birds by Ad Cameron ( Book )
7 editions published between 1976 and 1992 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the charactoristics and behavior of birds
The birds of the western Palearctic by David Snow ( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New generation guide to the birds of Britain and Europe by Christopher M Perrins ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mute swan by Mike Birkhead ( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The encyclopaedia of birds ( Book )
6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete encyclopedia of birds and bird migration by Christopher M Perrins ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Birds : owls, parrots & waders ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handbook of the birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa by Stanley Cramp ( Book )
9 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collins new generation guide to the birds of Britain and Europe by Christopher M Perrins ( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Geïllustreerde encyclopedie van de vogels : een compleet overzicht van alle vogelsoorten van de wereld ( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in Dutch and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Perrins, C.M.
Perrins, C. M. 1935-
Perrins, C. M. (Christopher M.)
Perrins, Chris
Perrins, Chris 1935-
Perrins, Christopher.
Perrins, Christopher 1935-
Perrins, Christopher M.
Perrins, Christopher Miles 1935-
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Languages
English (169)
Dutch (2)
German (1)
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