Books found that match ""Tim Birkhead""

25 books were found.

The Red Canary: The Story of the First Genetically Engineered Animal

The Red Canary: The Story of the First Genetically Engineered...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781408847060
Format: Paperback
$19.99

In the 1870s English canary breeders caused a scandal by feeding their Norwich canaries with red peppers to turn...  Read More >>

Bird Sense: What It's Like to Be a Bird

Bird Sense: What It's Like to Be a Bird

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781408830543
Format: Paperback
$19.99

A hugely engaging book about birds, their senses and behaviour that is informed by an attractive blend of personal...  Read More >>

The Most Perfect Thing: Inside (and Outside) a Bird's Egg

The Most Perfect Thing: Inside (and Outside) a Bird's...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781408851272
Format: Paperback
$21.99

A bird's egg is a nearly perfect survival capsule--an external womb--and one of natural selection s most wonderful...  Read More >>

The Wisdom of Birds: An Illustrated History of Ornithology

The Wisdom of Birds: An Illustrated History of Ornithology...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9780747598220
Format: Paperback
$39.99

The perfect book for birdwatchers and armchair ornithologists everywhere.  Read More >>

The Wonderful Mr Willughby: The First True Ornithologist

The Wonderful Mr Willughby: The First True Ornithologist...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781408878521
Format: Paperback
$22.99

'Birkhead has combined ingenuity and perseverance to produce an evocative portrait of a great pioneer in the scientific...  Read More >>

Great Auk Islands; a Field Biologist in the Arctic

Great Auk Islands; a Field Biologist in the Arctic

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781408137864
Format: Hardback
$150.00

This is an extraordinary book describing the biology of species living in one of the harshest environments on earth,...  Read More >>

The Magpies: The Ecology and Behaviour of Black-billed and Yellow-billed Magpies

The Magpies: The Ecology and Behaviour of Black-billed...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781408140246
Format: Hardback
$150.00

Magpies are unmistakeable in their appearance, voice and extrovert, arrogant manner. While their persecution at...  Read More >>

A Brand New Bird: How Two Amateur Scientists Created the First Genetically Engineered Animal

A Brand New Bird: How Two Amateur Scientists Created...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9780465006656
Format: Hardback
$43.79

This is the story of the hidden world of bird-breeding, of contentious ideas in 1920s Germany, and of two amateur...  Read More >>

The Wonderful Mr Willughby: The First True Ornithologist

The Wonderful Mr Willughby: The First True Ornithologist...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781408878484
Format: Hardback
$37.99

From the author of Bird Sense and The Most Perfect Thing, a biography of Francis Willughby, the first ornithologist...  Read More >>

Ten Thousand Birds: Ornithology since Darwin

Ten Thousand Birds: Ornithology since Darwin

Author: Tim Birkhead ,  Jo Wimpenny
ISBN: 9780691151977
Format: Hardback
$65.69

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The Most Perfect Thing: Inside (and Outside) a Bird S Egg

The Most Perfect Thing: Inside (and Outside) a Bird...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781632863706
Format: Paperback
$24.81

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Promiscuity - an Evolutionary History of Sperm Competition (USA)

Promiscuity - an Evolutionary History of Sperm Competition...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9780674006669
Format: Paperback
$24.74

Birkhead reveals a world in which males and females vie with each other as they strive to maximize their reproductive...  Read More >>

The Red Canary: The Story of the First Genetically Engineered Animal

The Red Canary: The Story of the First Genetically Engineered...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781620407578
Format: Paperback
$24.81

First published in Great Britain by Weidenfeld & Nicholson in 2003 --T.p. verso.  Read More >>

The Wisdom of Birds: An Illustrated History of Ornithology

The Wisdom of Birds: An Illustrated History of Ornithology...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781596915411
Format: Hardback
$65.69

Leading ornithologist Birkhead takes readers on a journey through the wonderful world of birds. Conceived for a...  Read More >>

Bird Sense: What It's Like to Be a Bird

Bird Sense: What It's Like to Be a Bird

Author: Tim Birkhead ,  Tim R Birkhead
ISBN: 9780802779663
Format: Hardback
$36.49

A hugely engaging book about birds, their senses and behaviour that is informed by an attractive blend of personal...  Read More >>

The Most Perfect Thing: Inside (and Outside) a Bird's Egg

The Most Perfect Thing: Inside (and Outside) a Bird's...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781632863690
Format: Hardback
$39.41

A bird's egg is a nearly perfect survival capsule--an external womb--and one of natural selection s most wonderful...  Read More >>

Virtuoso by Nature: The Scientific Worlds of Francis Willughby FRS (1635-1672)

Virtuoso by Nature: The Scientific Worlds of Francis...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9789004285316
Format: Hardback
$297.78

Francis Willughby transformed the study of natural history in the mid-1600s. Using previously unexplored archives...  Read More >>

Die Sinne Der V gel Oder Wie Es Ist, Ein Vogel Zu Sein: Mit Zeichnungen Von Katrina Van Grouw

Die Sinne Der V gel Oder Wie Es Ist, Ein Vogel Zu Sein:...

Author: Tim Birkhead ,  Monika Niehaus-Osterloh
ISBN: 9783662558645
Format: Mixed media product
$33.56

Wie es ist ein Vogel zu sein - ein bahnbrechender Blick auf die...  Read More >>

Great Auk Islands; A Field Biologist in the Arctic

Great Auk Islands; A Field Biologist in the Arctic

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781282986527
Format: Electronic book text
$189.73

A book for professional and amateur ornithologists, students in ecology and animal behaviour. The Arctic is one...  Read More >>

Magpies: The Ecology and Behaviour of Black-Billed and Yellow-Billed

Magpies: The Ecology and Behaviour of Black-Billed and...

Author: Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781282986497
Format: Electronic book text
$189.73

Magpies are unmistakeable in their appearance, voice and extrovert, arrogant manner. While their persecution at...  Read More >>

Ten Thousand Birds

Ten Thousand Birds

Author: Tim Birkhead ,  Jo Wimpenny
ISBN: 9781306428880
Format: Electronic book text
$81.74

Ten Thousand Birds provides a thoroughly engaging and authoritative history of modern ornithology, tracing how...  Read More >>

The Most Perfect Thing

The Most Perfect Thing

Author: Tim Birkhead ,  Gareth Armstrong
ISBN: 9781543625363
Format: Audio
$14.58

How are eggs of different shapes made, and why are they the shapes they are? When does the shell of an egg harden?...  Read More >>

Sperm Biology: An Evolutionary Perspective

Sperm Biology: An Evolutionary Perspective

Author: Birkhead Pitnick ,  Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9781281928498
Format: Electronic book text
$159.31

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Elementum Journal: Shape

Elementum Journal: Shape

Author: Jay Armstrong ,  Tim Birkhead
ISBN: 9780995674028
Format: Paperback
$46.58

An illustrated journal of nature writing.  Read More >>

Sperm Biology: An Evolutionary Perspective

Sperm Biology: An Evolutionary Perspective

Author: Birkhead Pitnick ,  Hosken
ISBN: 9786611928490
Format: Electronic book text
$233.41

This book represents the first analysis of the evolutionary significance of sperm phenotypes and derived sperm traits...  Read More >>

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