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Thunder birds : nature's flying predators / Jim Arnosky.

Arnosky, Jim. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 598.9 ARN (Text) 39206020516504 J Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781402756610 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1402756615 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Sterling, [2011]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Features giant fold-out pages of life-size birds!"--Sticker on dust jacket.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page [33]).
Formatted Contents Note:
Life size eagles, hawks and falcons -- Eagles, hawks, and falcons -- Life size owls -- Owls -- Vultures -- Life size herons and egrets -- Herons and egrets -- Life size pelicans -- Pelicans -- Loons, cormorants, and gannets -- Nature's flying predators.
Summary, etc.:
The author describes and identifies winged predators, and explains why there are no feathers on a vulture's head, which bird is the deep-diving champ, and what makes an owl's wings perfectly silent in flight, in a text with fold-out pages.
Target Audience Note:
NC1140L Lexile
Subject: Birds of prey > Pictorial works > Juvenile literature.
Birds of prey > Juvenile literature.

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