Cover: The Songs of Insects: With Related Material on the Production, Propagation, Detection, and Measurement of Sonic and Supersonic Vibrations, from Harvard University PressCover: The Songs of Insects in E-DITION

The Songs of Insects

With Related Material on the Production, Propagation, Detection, and Measurement of Sonic and Supersonic Vibrations

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674420663

Publication Date: 01/01/1948

329 pages

200 illustrations

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The author of this monograph built elaborate apparatus for the study of supersonic sounds. This book contains a brief history of the years of research, a general description of insect sound producing methods, detailed discussions of the sound records, and an appendix containing a calibration of the apparatus and a study of its characteristics. The book is profusely illustrated with photographs, micrographs, and the sound records themselves.

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