Science

Birds of Pakistan

Author: Richard Grimmett

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Science

Page: 256

View: 560

This guide is a successor to the much acclaimed Birds of the Indian Subcontinent by two of the same authors. Covering Pakistan, the superb plates are accompanied by a succinct text highlighting identification, voice, habitat, altitudinal range, distribution and status. The text is on facing pages to the plates, for easy reference and there are distribution maps for every species. Like previous guides covering Nepal, Bhutan, Northern India and Southern India, this guide is a perfect size for use in the field and will be an essential companion when visiting this region.
Science

The Birds of Pakistan: Passeriformes: Pittas to Buntings

Author: Tom J. Roberts

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN:

Category: Science

Page: 654

View: 318

This work concludes noted ornithologist Tom Roberts' magnificent survey of the birds of Pakistan. Together with Volume 1, the work covers 660 species, offering detailed descriptions of each, supported by 47 full-page plates and over 100 black and white illustrations drawn by the author. Distribution maps of over 570 species detail wintering or breeding status, and voice descriptions are drawn from the author's own extensive collection of bird recordings made in Pakistan during his 34 years of residence in that country. Each volume contains a bibliography and index. Amateur and professional ornithologists alike will appreciate this unique work of art and scholarship.
Nature

Handbook of the Birds of India and Pakistan

Author: Sálim Ali

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN:

Category: Nature

Page: 250

View: 978

Volume 10 Of This Established Classic Of A Series Has Been Thoroughly Revised For This Second Edition.
Science

The Birds of Pakistan: Passeriformes: Pittas to Buntings

Author: Tom J. Roberts

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN:

Category: Science

Page: 654

View: 338

This work concludes noted ornithologist Tom Roberts' magnificent survey of the birds of Pakistan. Together with Volume 1, the work covers 660 species, offering detailed descriptions of each, supported by 47 full-page plates and over 100 black and white illustrations drawn by the author. Distribution maps of over 570 species detail wintering or breeding status, and voice descriptions are drawn from the author's own extensive collection of bird recordings made in Pakistan during his 34 years of residence in that country. Each volume contains a bibliography and index. Amateur and professional ornithologists alike will appreciate this unique work of art and scholarship.
Animal products

Livestock Wealth of Pakistan

Author: Pakistan. Co-operation and Marketing Department

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Animal products

Page: 73

View: 269

Nature

A Photographic Field Guide to the Birds of India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh

Author: Bikram Grewal

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN:

Category: Nature

Page: 792

View: 375

This is the only comprehensive photographic field guide to the birds of the entire Indian subcontinent. Every distinct species and subspecies—some 1,375 in all—is covered with photographs, text, and maps. The guide features more than 4,000 stunning photographs, many never before published, which have been carefully selected to illustrate key identification features of each species. The up-to-date facing-page text includes concise descriptions of plumage, voice, range, habitat, and recent taxonomic changes. Each species has a detailed map reflecting the latest distribution information and containing notes on status and population density. The guide also features an introduction that provides an overview of birdlife and a brief history of ornithology in India and its neighbors. The result is an encyclopedic photographic guide that is essential for everyone birding anywhere in the subcontinent. Covers all 1,375 subcontinental bird species Features more than 4,000 stunning photographs to aid quick field identification Includes up-to-date facing-page text and range maps Contains concise descriptions of plumage, voice, habitat, and much more

Journal of the Asiatic Society of Pakistan

Author: Asiatic Society of Pakistan

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page:

View: 526

Vol. 2- 1957- contain the 7th- 1957/58- annual meeting of the society and the report of the general secretary.
Reference

The Encyclopedia of Pakistan

Author: Hafeez Malik

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 432

View: 125

Accessible, informative, and easy to use, The Encyclopedia of Pakistan is a one volume compendium of information about Pakistan-its history, people, places, culture, heritage, politics, economics and much more. A distinctive group of 113 scholars and writers have contributed clear, concise,in-depth and scholarly entries on all aspects of the country. This book contains more than 1,000 entries in addition to fifteen feature essays which shed light on indigenous topics otherwise thought to be alien to Pakistan, like Dance, Puppetry, Visual Arts, etc.