New PDF release: Birds in the Ancient World from A to Z

By W. Geoffrey Arnott

Birds within the historical global from A to Z gathers jointly the traditional info to be had, directory the entire 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 stories.

The historic Greek chicken names are transliterated into English script, and all that the ancients stated approximately birds is gifted in English. This publication is consequently the 1st whole dialogue of old chook names that would be obtainable to readers with out old Greek.

The in simple terms large-scale exam of old birds for seventy years, the publication has an exhaustive bibliography (partly classical scholarship and in part ornithological) to inspire additional research, and offers scholars and ornithologists with the definitive research of historic birds.

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