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A naturalist at large : the best essays of Bernd Heinrich, Bernd Heinrich

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A naturalist at large : the best essays of Bernd Heinrich
Title
A naturalist at large
Title remainder
the best essays of Bernd Heinrich
Statement of responsibility
Bernd Heinrich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
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1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heinrich, Bernd
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Heinrich, Bernd
  • Natural history
  • Science
Label
A naturalist at large : the best essays of Bernd Heinrich, Bernd Heinrich
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Call # 508
  • Includes index
Contents
Life in the soil -- Rock-solid foundation -- The spreading chestnut tree -- When the bough bends -- O Tannenbaum -- Reading tree leaves -- Hot- and cold-blooded moths -- Woolly and wondrous -- Winter guests -- Arctic bumblebees -- Beating the heat, and killing with heat -- Bee-lining vs. bee homing -- Beetles and blooms -- Cooperative undertaking : teaming with mites -- Whirligig beetles : quick paddlers -- Ravens on my mind -- A birdbrain nevermore -- Ravens and the inaccessible -- Phoebe diary -- Conversation with a sapsucker -- Hawk watching -- Kinglets' realm of cold -- The diabolical nightjar -- Nutcracker sweets -- Hibernation, insulation and caffeination -- Cohabiting with elephants : a browsing relationship -- The hunt : a matter of perspective -- Endurance predator -- Synchronicity : amplifying the signal -- What bees and flowers know -- Curious yellow : a foray into iris behavior -- Twists and turns -- Birds coloring their eggs -- Birds, bees, and beauty : adaptive aesthetics -- Seeing the light in the forest
Control code
1027733187
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 288 pages
Isbn
9780544986831
Lccn
2017046210
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A naturalist at large : the best essays of Bernd Heinrich, Bernd Heinrich
Publication
Note
  • Call # 508
  • Includes index
Contents
Life in the soil -- Rock-solid foundation -- The spreading chestnut tree -- When the bough bends -- O Tannenbaum -- Reading tree leaves -- Hot- and cold-blooded moths -- Woolly and wondrous -- Winter guests -- Arctic bumblebees -- Beating the heat, and killing with heat -- Bee-lining vs. bee homing -- Beetles and blooms -- Cooperative undertaking : teaming with mites -- Whirligig beetles : quick paddlers -- Ravens on my mind -- A birdbrain nevermore -- Ravens and the inaccessible -- Phoebe diary -- Conversation with a sapsucker -- Hawk watching -- Kinglets' realm of cold -- The diabolical nightjar -- Nutcracker sweets -- Hibernation, insulation and caffeination -- Cohabiting with elephants : a browsing relationship -- The hunt : a matter of perspective -- Endurance predator -- Synchronicity : amplifying the signal -- What bees and flowers know -- Curious yellow : a foray into iris behavior -- Twists and turns -- Birds coloring their eggs -- Birds, bees, and beauty : adaptive aesthetics -- Seeing the light in the forest
Control code
1027733187
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 288 pages
Isbn
9780544986831
Lccn
2017046210
Other physical details
illustrations

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