Title Population Studies on Birds.
Publisher Clarendon Press Oxford 1966 (1st.).
Seller ID 50157
Tall 8vo. (16.5 cm x 24 cm). Blue cloth gt. Fine in very good dustwrapper. Photo.frontispiece. Numerous nice drawings and graphs. 341 pp. a Sequel of the Natural Regulation of Animal Number (1954) and a critical assessment of the ideas there put forward...this book is concerned with such problems as breeding seasons, clutch-size, age of maturity, density-dependent morality and territory, in relation to the current and widely conflicting views of various modern workers on how animal numbers are determined in nature. A diversity of species is discussed.
NATURAL HISTORY::Ornithology Ornithology, Natural History, david lack, population studies of birds, birds, natural regulation, breeding,