Paperback The chicken : a natural history / Dr. Joseph Barber with Janet Daly, Catrin Rutland, Dr. Mark Hauber & Andy Cawthray ; general editor, Dr. Joseph Barber.
Publication year: 2018
Publisher: London : Ivy Press,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781782405467 (pbk.) :
Originally published: 2012.
'The Chicken' is a timely, encyclopedic, science-based study that offers a true understanding of the species, reclaiming it from its commercial status as a mere egg and meat provider. Topics covered include anatomy, developmental biology, ancestry, breeding and origins, and chicken behaviour.
224 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (colour) ; 24 cm