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Bird  Cover Image Book Book

Bird / written by David Burnie.

Burnie, David (author.).


"Eyewitness Bird gives a detailed overview for kids aged 9+ of a fascinating animal species and will encourage them to spot the incredible birds on the wing around you. Using full-color photographs of different species, feathers, beaks, bird anatomy and their nests, children can immerse themselves in the world of these feathered creatures. Witness the breathtaking moment when a chick hatches from its egg and watch as the young birds grow in their nest to take their first flight. Discover record-breaking flights and amazing camouflage." -- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780744092110
  • ISBN: 0744092116
  • ISBN: 9780744092103
  • ISBN: 0744092108
  • Physical Description: 72 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: Revised edition.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, [2024]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"New edition"--Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 69) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
From dinosaur to bird -- Anatomy -- The wing -- Maneuverability -- Speed and endurance -- Soaring, gliding, and hovering -- Tails -- The structure of feathers -- Feathers -- Wing feathers -- Down, body, and tail feathers -- Courtship -- Camouflage -- Feet and tracks -- The senses -- Beaks -- Plant- and invertebrate-eaters -- Hunters and fishers -- Pellets -- Making a nest -- Cup nests -- Unusual nests -- Eggs of waterbirds and waders -- Eggs of land birds -- Extraordinary eggs -- Hatching -- Growing up -- Attracting birds -- Watching birds -- Did you know? -- Identifying birds -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index.
Subject: Birds > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Illustrated works.
Informational works.
Juvenile works.
Informational works.
Illustrated works.
Juvenile works.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Branch District Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Coldwater Branch J 598 EYE (Text) 35401425316642 Juvenile Non-fiction Available -

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