Mearns, Barbara (Crawford)

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MEARNS, Barbara (Crawford)

MEARNS, Barbara (Crawford). British, b. 1955. Genres: History, Sciences, Biography. Career: Crichton Royal Hospital, Dumfries, Scotland, occupational therapist in child psychiatry department, 1976-80; Carnsalloch Cheshire Home, Dumfries, occupational therapist, 1982-83; Crichton Royal Hospital, occupational therapist, 1984-85; biohistorical researcher and writer, 1985-96; A Rocha (Christians in Conservation), international administrator, 1997-. Publications: (with R. Mearns) Biographies for Birdwatchers: The Lives of Those Commemorated in Western Palearctic Bird Names, 1988; (co-author) Audubon to Xantus: The Lives of Those Commemorated in North American Bird Names, 1992; The Bird Collectors, 1998. Contributor to periodicals. Address: Connansknowe, Kirkton, Dumfries and Galloway DG1 1SX, Scotland. Online address: [email protected]