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  • Download E-books Животные из войлока / Tiere naturgetreu filzen PDF

    By Биргитта Краг Ханзен / Birgitte Krag Hansen

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    От издателя:
    Животные выглядят совсем отлично. В этой книге имеется целый ряд моделей, которые каждый может сделать при помощи иглы. Первые настолько просты, что даже у начинающих не будет трудностей. А опытные почерпнут новые идеи.

    От себя(gryoza):
    Потрясающая иностранная книга про войлочных зверей. Мастерицы непременно должны увидеть эту потрясающую красоту. Как все изготавливается, понятно и по картинкам, без текста.

    Из предисловия:
    Датская художница войлока Биргитта Краг Хансен разработала метод работы с войлоком, который содействует, чтобы животное выглядело точно таким образом, как человек представляет его себе. При изготовлении лягушки, например, она достает маленькие пучки шерсть при помощи иглы - это похоже на акварель. Можно создавать расплывчатые цветные переходы.
    Этот метод, этот принцип, автор оттачивала многие годы. В ее многих курсах и мастер-классах это проверялось, так сказать, на сердце и почках.
    Все поклонники войлока, которые ищут новые идеи, будут впечатлены гениальной техникой звериного войлока госпожи Ханса.

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  • Download E-books Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds PDF

    By Les Christidis

    Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds provides an up to date class of Australian birds. construction at the authors’ 1994 booklet, The Taxonomy and Species of Birds of Australia and its Territories, it accommodates the huge quantity of correct systematic paintings on the grounds that then. The findings of those reviews are summarized and evaluated within the causes for the taxonomic remedies followed, and with the broad citations, the booklet serves as a accomplished advent to the new systematic literature of Australian birds.

    All species of birds which were recorded from the Australian mainland, Tasmania, island territories and surrounding waters are taken care of and indexed. besides extant local species, all accredited vagrants, lately extinct (since 1800) local species and validated brought species are integrated.

    Features:
    * comprises large systematic and taxonomic adjustments on the grounds that 1994
    * contains lately extinct local species in addition to demonstrated brought species.

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  • Download E-books Das egoistische Gen: Mit einem Vorwort von Wolfgang Wickler (German Edition) PDF

    >>Ein auch heute noch bedeutsamer Klassiker<< day-by-day exhibit

    Sind wir Marionetten unserer Gene? Nach Richard Dawkins´ vor über 30 Jahren entworfener und heute noch immer provozierender those steuern und dirigieren unsere von new release zu new release weitergegebenen Gene uns, um sich selbst zu erhalten. Alle biologischen Organismen dienen somit vor allem dem Überleben und der Unsterblichkeit der Erbanlagen und sind letztlich nur die "Einweg-Behälter" der "egoistischen" Gene. Sind wir Menschen additionally unserem Gen-Schicksal hilflos ausgeliefert? Dawkins bestreitet dies und macht uns Hoffnung: Seiner Meinung nach sind wir nämlich die einzige Spezies mit der likelihood, gegen ihr genetisches Schicksal anzukämpfen.

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  • Download E-books Fishery Science: The Unique Contributions of Early Life Stages Animals Pets PDF

    By Robert G. Werner

    It really is now transparent that information according to the experiences of fish eggs and larvae make a couple of designated contributions to fishery technology which are an important for actual overview and administration of fish populations, together with these of commercially very important fisheries. This priceless booklet demonstrates why fish eggs and larvae are very important, how the features of youth levels require a a bit varied study process and the way info on formative years phases will be utilized and interpreted to yield specified insights into fish populations. The editors of Fishery technological know-how have drawn jointly an incredibly invaluable and well-written ebook with contributions from across the world revered researchers from North the United States, Asia and Europe. Chapters contain a dialogue of the original nature of formative years phases, age and development, mortality, recruitment, populations research, habitats, human affects and administration. a delicately chosen set of case experiences demonstrates a number of particular purposes of youth background details to a few fishery difficulties. Fishery technology was once designed to counterpoint present textbooks and is a necessary buy for all fisheries scholars and execs, and for biologists engaged on the youth levels of fish. This interesting booklet is usually of significant price to ecologists, marine, freshwater and environmental scientists, populations biologists and oceanographers. All libraries in universities and examine institutions the place organic and fishery technological know-how are studied and taught must have copies of this e-book on hand on their cabinets.

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  • Download E-books An Introduction to Mathematical Models in Ecology and Evolution: Time and Space PDF

    Scholars usually locate it tricky to know basic ecological and evolutionary strategies due to their inherently mathematical nature. Likewise, the applying of ecological and evolutionary thought frequently calls for a excessive measure of mathematical competence.

    This e-book is a primary step to addressing those problems, delivering a vast creation to the main equipment and underlying innovations of mathematical versions in ecology and evolution. The booklet is meant to serve the wishes of undergraduate and postgraduate ecology and evolution scholars who have to entry the mathematical and statistical modelling literature necessary to their subjects.

    The ebook assumes minimum arithmetic and records wisdom when masking a wide selection of tools, a lot of that are on the fore-front of ecological and evolutionary examine. The publication additionally highlights the functions of modelling to sensible difficulties akin to sustainable harvesting and organic control.

    Key features:

    • Written essentially and succinctly, requiring minimum in-depth wisdom of mathematics
    • Introduces scholars to using computing device types in either fields of ecology and evolutionary biology
    • Market - senior undergraduate scholars and starting postgraduates in ecology and evolutionary biology

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  • Download E-books Vertebrate Biology PDF

    Long well-known because the so much readable textbook on vertebrate biology, this finished quantity covers topics starting from the biology of the smallest shrew to the migration of the most important whales. completely up-to-date with the newest examine, this re-creation discusses taxa and themes such as

    • systematics and evolution• zoogeography, ecology, morphology, and replica• early chordates• fish, amphibians, reptiles (inclusive of birds), and mammals• inhabitants dynamics • flow and migration• habit• examine tools• extinction strategies• conservation and management

    Complete with appendixes and word list, Vertebrate Biology is the precise textual content for classes in zoology, vertebrate biology, vertebrate average heritage, and basic biology. Donald W. Linzey conscientiously builds subject upon subject, inspiration upon idea, as he walks scholars via a plethora of subject matters at the vertebrate existence shape. prepared logically to stick with the common path layout, Vertebrate Biology leaves scholars with an entire figuring out of the original constitution, functionality, and residing styles of the subphylum that comes with our personal species.

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  • Download E-books The Organization of Action: A New Synthesis PDF

    By C.R. Gallistel

    A synthesis of vintage and glossy neurobehavioral literature facing the rules through which advanced, purposive, and clever habit is generated, this publication gains:

    * papers through C.S. Sherrington, E. von Holst, D.M. Wilson, G. Fraenkel, H. Mittelstaedt, and P. Weiss

    * transparent descriptions of 3 sorts of straightforward devices of habit -- the reflex, the oscillator, and the servomechanism

    * a assessment of the various manifestations of hierarchical constitution within the neural mechanisms underlying coordinated motion.

    This quantity has confirmed to be of serious worth to psychologists, neurobiologists, and philosophers attracted to the matter of motion and the way it can be approached in gentle of contemporary neurobehavioral study. it's been designed to be used as a supplemental textual content in classes in physiological psychology, neurobiology and behaviour, and people classes in cognitive and developmental psychology that position specific emphasis on realizing how complicated habit styles are implemented.

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  • Download E-books Field Guide to Wildlife of the Gambia: An Introduction to Common Flowers and Animals PDF

    By David Penney

    Гамбия, расположенная в прибрежной части тропической Западной Африки, обладает рядом разнообразных местообитаний, от лесов до мангровых болот. Страна обладает богатой фауной и флорой, некоторые группы которых, например, птицы, млекопитающие, бабочки и дикорастущие цветы, относительно хорошо изучены. В то же время, для таких групп, как арахниды или большинство отрядов насекомых, доступная для натуралистов информация практически отсутствует. В этой небольшой книге автор публикует макрофотографии и заметки по биологии для более 500 видов животных и растений, включая те, которые наиболее вероятны к встрече за время краткого посещения страны. Книга предназначена для идентификации видов в природе, и потому текст сокращен до необходимого минимума. Эта книга будет полезна любому, кому интересна природа Гамбии и Западной Африки в целом.
    Доп. информация: Файл является рипом с сайта Google Books. Этим определяется отсутствие некоторых страниц (до 20% от общего числа) и невысокое разрешение сканирования (около a hundred dpi).

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  • Download E-books Current Trends in Wildlife Research (Wildlife Research Monographs) PDF

    This e-book, the 1st within the “Wildlife learn Monograph” sequence, defines “wildlife examine” in quite a few contexts and studies fresh learn developments. The authors current the present advancements they've got pointed out utilizing bibliometric analyses of the commonest, appropriate and rising subject matters in flora and fauna learn over the past 3 many years. assorted features of natural world examine are mentioned, together with flora and fauna demography, infections unfold among natural world, farm animals and people, habitat necessities and administration, in addition to the consequences of renewable strength and pollution on natural world. moreover the authors discover issues like advances within the examine of species distribution, invasive species, use of molecular markers in flora and fauna reports and the sustainability of natural world exploitation and conservation conflicts. The e-book deals a complete assessment of advances in natural world study within the final decades.

     

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