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By W. Geoffrey Arnott

ISBN-10: 041523851X

ISBN-13: 9780415238519

ISBN-10: 0415540887

ISBN-13: 9780415540889

Birds within the historical international from A to Z gathers jointly the traditional details on hand, directory all of the names that historic Greeks gave their birds and all their descriptions and analyses. W. Geoffrey Arnott identifies as a lot of them as attainable within the mild of contemporary ornithological experiences.

The old Greek chicken names are transliterated into English script, and all that the ancients acknowledged approximately birds is gifted in English. This e-book is consequently the 1st entire dialogue of old chicken names that would be obtainable to readers with no historical Greek.

The in simple terms large-scale exam of old birds for seventy years, the ebook has an exhaustive bibliography (partly classical scholarship and partially ornithological) to motivate extra research, and offers scholars and ornithologists with the definitive examine of old birds.

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