eBook Coloured Key to the Wildfowl of the World download
by Sir Peter Scott
Author: Sir Peter Scott
Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd; Revised edition (June 1969)
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Category: Math Sciences
Subcategory: Nature and Ecology
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Generally known as Sir Peter Scott. One of the founders of the World Wide Fund for Nature (formerly: World Wildlife Fund), and designer of the famous panda logo
Generally known as Sir Peter Scott. He represented Great Britain at sailing in the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games, winning a bronze medal in the O-Jolle class single-handed dinghy at Kiel. During World War II, Scott served in the Royal Navy. He served first in destroyers in the North Atlantic but moved to commanding the First (and only) Squadron of Steam Gun Boats against German E-boats in the English Ch Generally known as Sir Peter Scott. One of the founders of the World Wide Fund for Nature (formerly: World Wildlife Fund), and designer of the famous panda logo. He devised the Red Data Books for documenting endangered species of flora and fauna.
This book details all known species (247) of wildfowl-ducks,geese and swans as known in 1988. This little gem by Sir Peter Scott seems to have gone out of print. What a loss! I had a very loved and tattered copy that disappeared in my travels, and bought this for my children to learn waterfowl identification. I am very glad that I was able to lay hands on a copy, and I think the Slimbridge Wildfowl Trust, created by Sir Peter Scott, should keep this beautifully illustrated book in print.
Wildfowl: An Identification to the Ducks, Geese and Swans of the World by Steve Madge (1988-01-01).
In this Key there is a coloured picture of every kind of duck, goose or swan so far known to exist in the world - 245 kinds. The object of the book is to enable anyone, even without previous experience, to identify any bird within this group (called the family Anatidae) which they may see, and to discover its geographical range. The illustrations mainly show the birds in full breeding plumage. 96 pages, Col & b/w illus.
Vintage paperback by Peter Scott "A Coloured Key To The Wildfowl Of The World". Sorry, this item doesn’t deliver to Australia. Change destination country.
Statue of Sir Peter Scott at the WWT London Wetland Centre, busts at each of the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust centres. Collins, Houghton & Mifflin, London, Boston 1953/54. A coloured key to the wildfowl of the world. Royle & Scribner, London, New York 1957–88
Statue of Sir Peter Scott at the WWT London Wetland Centre, busts at each of the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust centres. Ornithologist, conservationist, aviculturist, painter, naval officer, broadcaster and sportsman. Royle & Scribner, London, New York 1957–88. Wildfowl of the British Isles.
WILDFOWL OF THE WORLD, by Peter Scott, Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York, printed in 1961.
Doing that is against . and international laws. A COLOURED KEY TO THE WILDFOWL OF THE WORLD, by Peter Scott, Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York, printed in 1961. This item is a book 5 3/4" by 8 3/4" 91 page hardcover with dustjacket. This book is in good condition with somesoiling and rubbing covers and dustjacket; previous owner’s name is stamped inside and the edges of the pages; I did not see any writing on the page; the pages are readable, clean and tight. This is an ex-library book and it has a cardholder in the first pages with old markings throughout.
World of Books Ltd was founded in 2005, recycling books sold to us through charities either directly or indirectly. Read full description. See details and exclusions. a Coloured Key to The Wildfowl of The World Paperback – 1 Jan 1988. Pre-owned: lowest price.
Release Date:January 1988. Publisher:The Wildfowl Trust.
ISBN13:9780901769039. Release Date:January 1988. 49 lbs. Related Subjects. Birdwatching Nature Nature & Ecology.