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Frigatebirds


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In the days of sailing ships, frigates were swift vessels, often used for commerce-raiding. By analogy, frigatebirds (also called “men-of-war”) are maneuverable brigands of the air. Spectacularly combining highly-developed soaring ...

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.


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Alistair Te Ariki Campbell (1925—2009)


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