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Eagles & birds of prey / written by Jemima Parry-Jones ; photographed by Frank Greenaway.

Parry-Jones, Jemima, (author.). Greenaway, Frank, (photographer.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Benton Co PL - Fowler j598.91 PAR (Text) 34044000897031 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello J 594.9 PAR (Text) 37743002201178 Children New Book Shelf Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 598.942 PARRY-JONES (Text) 30403002176857 Childrens - Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 598.942 Parry (Text) 31208912302496 children new book Checked out 07/12/2017
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield j598.942 Parry-Jones (Text) 78292000357299 Children's Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1465451722
  • ISBN: 9781465451729
  • ISBN: 1465451730
  • ISBN: 9781465451736
  • ISBN: 9781484485071
  • Physical Description: 72 pages : color illustrations, map ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: Relaunch edition.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: "Discover the world of birds of prey-how they grow, fly, live, and hunt"--cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: What is a bird of prey? -- Eggs and nests -- Growth of the young raptor -- How raptors fly -- Wings and feathers -- Inside a bird of prey -- Feet and talons -- Hunting techniques -- Prey and feeding -- Heads and senses -- Skeletons -- Vultures -- Ospreys and fish eagles -- Kites and harriers -- Hawks and buzzards -- Eagles -- The secretary bird -- The falcon family -- Owls -- Raptors in history -- Raptors -- Around the world - Raptor records.
Summary, etc.: Describes the anatomy, hunting techniques, mating, nesting, and eating habits of birds of prey. Get a bird's eye view of the amazing world of raptors--from the majestic falcon, hawk and eagle to the stealthy owl and the formidable vulture. This fascinating overview examines the development, anatomy, mating, and nesting habits of birds of prey as well as their techniques for stalking, catching, and killing their quarry. Also discussed is the importance of the protection raptors in todays world.
Target Audience Note: 1060 Lexile.
Subject: Eagles > Juvenile literature.
Birds of prey > Juvenile literature.

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