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Arts & Photography

Released: 2012-10-23

Birds of Paradise: Revealing the World's Most Extraordinary Birds by Tim Laman


Eight years. Eighteen expeditions. Fifty-one field web sites. Thirty-nine distinctive species of birds-of-paradise, all photographed within the wild for the primary time in history.

“We grew to become our ardour for science, pictures, and media documentation right into a complete imaginative and prescient to share an unparalleled treasure of Earth’s biodiversity with the realm,” write biologists and explorers Tim Laman and Edwin Scholes.

These treasures are the astonishing birds-of-paradise, native simplest to the remote New Guinea region but recognized the realm round for their brilliant colours, otherworldly plumes, and problematic courtship dances. Now, for the primary and in all probability best time, all 39 species of those extraordinary birds are showcased collectively throughout the revealing phrases and unique pictures in this landmark ebook.

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Blue bird with black head

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Multicolor bird with scroll tail

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Red bird with yellow head

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Black bird with yellow body

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Rust birds with yellow wings

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Red bird with yellow beak

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Writer: Tim Laman Writer: Nationwide Geographi.. Binding: Hardcover Language: English Pages: 228

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Drawn from Paradise: The Discovery, Artwork and Pure Historical past of the Birds of Paradise
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Owls of the World: A Photographic Information
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