Item #NOCM20 The American Ornithologists' Union: The First Century, 1883-1983. Keir B. Sterling, Marianne G. Ainley, William E. Davis Jr., Byron K. Butler, William E. Davis Jr.
The American Ornithologists' Union: The First Century, 1883-1983

The American Ornithologists' Union: The First Century, 1883-1983

Publisher: Nuttall Ornithological Club, 2016.
Binding: Hardcover.
Condition: New.
Pages: 405

Memoirs of the Nuttall Ornithological Club, Number 20. A history of the first 100 years of the A.O.U., highlighting the Union's activities and accomplishments, relating some to overall developments in the evolution of American natural science. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Published by the Club, With the support of the American Ornithologists' Union, 2016. Contents: Beginnings; By-Laws; The Auk, A Quarterly Journal of Ornithology; Classification and Checklists; Annual Meetings; Research and Awards in the AOU; Bird Protection; Special Projects; Patterns of Change in the AOU; Conclusions. Endnotes; Literature Cited. Appendices: Presidents, Vice Presidents, Secretaries, Treasurers, Editors; AOU Founders, 1883, and highlights of their careers; Annual Meetings of the AOU 1883-1982; Brewster Medals 1929-1982; Coues Awards 1972-1982; The 'Ten Year Index' of The Auk; Pertinent data of the Ornithological Monographs; Index.

Item #NOCM20
ISBN: 9781877973505

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