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The Resource Bird, written by David Burnie

Bird, written by David Burnie

Label
Bird
Title
Bird
Statement of responsibility
written by David Burnie
Title variation
Eyewitness bird
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A photo essay on the world of birds examining such topics as body construction, feathers and flight, the adaptation of beaks and feet, feeding habits, courtship, nests and eggs, and bird watching
Cataloging source
OCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burnie, David
Dewey number
598
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
DK eyewitness books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Birds
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Bird, written by David Burnie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (digital ; 4 3/4 in. ) + 1 wall chart ( 58 x 80 cm.)
Contents
From dinosaur to bird -- Birds as animals -- Wing -- Maneuverability, fast takeoff -- Speed endurance -- Soaring, gliding, hovering -- Tails -- Structure of feathers -- Feathers -- Wing feathers -- Body, down, tail feathers -- Courtship -- Camouflage -- Feet tracks -- Senses -- Beaks -- Plant, insect eaters -- Hunters, fishers, all-arounders -- Pellets -- Making nest -- Cup nests -- Unusual nests -- Eggs of waterbirds, waders -- Eggs of land birds -- Extraordinary eggs -- Hatching -- Growing up -- Attracting birds -- Watching birds -- Did you know? -- Identifying birds -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocn181602614
Dimensions
29 cm. +
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780756637682
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)181602614
Label
Bird, written by David Burnie
Publication
Note
Includes index
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (digital ; 4 3/4 in. ) + 1 wall chart ( 58 x 80 cm.)
Contents
From dinosaur to bird -- Birds as animals -- Wing -- Maneuverability, fast takeoff -- Speed endurance -- Soaring, gliding, hovering -- Tails -- Structure of feathers -- Feathers -- Wing feathers -- Body, down, tail feathers -- Courtship -- Camouflage -- Feet tracks -- Senses -- Beaks -- Plant, insect eaters -- Hunters, fishers, all-arounders -- Pellets -- Making nest -- Cup nests -- Unusual nests -- Eggs of waterbirds, waders -- Eggs of land birds -- Extraordinary eggs -- Hatching -- Growing up -- Attracting birds -- Watching birds -- Did you know? -- Identifying birds -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocn181602614
Dimensions
29 cm. +
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780756637682
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)181602614

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