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Professor Penguin : discovery and adventure with penguins, Lloyd Spencer Davis

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Professor Penguin : discovery and adventure with penguins
Title
Professor Penguin
Title remainder
discovery and adventure with penguins
Statement of responsibility
Lloyd Spencer Davis
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Part memoir, partly the research of a field biologist ... Based on journals kept during Davis's years of working with penguins in the wild, the story takes readers to remote locations: Antarctica, the Galapagos, the deserts of Chile and Peru, the Falkland Islands, the wild coasts of Argentina and South Africa, and New Zealand"--Publisher information
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
598.47092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Professor Penguin : discovery and adventure with penguins, Lloyd Spencer Davis
Label
Professor Penguin : discovery and adventure with penguins, Lloyd Spencer Davis
Publication
Note
Includes index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part memoir, partly the research of a field biologist, this engaging book is based on journals kept during Davis's years of working with penguins in the wild. The story takes readers to remote locations: Antarctica, the Galapagos, the deserts of Chile and Peru, the Falkland Islands, the wild coasts of Argentina and South Africa, and New Zealand. He expertly marries scientific knowledge with his own anecdotes told with humour, hard-earned knowledge and insight
Control code
15649311
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Extent
335 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9781775537250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a2385362
  • (NLNZils)1688618

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