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The Resource Birds, photographs by Gilles Martin ; text by Philippe J. Dubois and Valérie Guidoux ; drawings by Jean Chevallier

Birds, photographs by Gilles Martin ; text by Philippe J. Dubois and Valérie Guidoux ; drawings by Jean Chevallier

Label
Birds
Title
Birds
Statement of responsibility
photographs by Gilles Martin ; text by Philippe J. Dubois and Valérie Guidoux ; drawings by Jean Chevallier
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
  • From fascinating facts to nesting practices and comparisons of beaks and songs, this informative book features a wide range of feathered friends. Stunning photography brings the birds to life, while the text includes an important message of conservation. Presents information about a wide range of feathered friends, from owls to toucans, including facts on differing nesting practices and comparisons of beaks and songs
  • This book presents an illustrated introduction into the avian world including the reason for the peacock's dazzling display of feathers and the meaning of bird song
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martin, Gilles
Dewey number
598
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
Language note
Translated from the French
LC call number
QL673
LC item number
.M376 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
7.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dubois, Philippe J
  • Guidoux, Valérie
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Birds
Label
Birds, photographs by Gilles Martin ; text by Philippe J. Dubois and Valérie Guidoux ; drawings by Jean Chevallier
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip051/2004022214.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223077563881
  • 31223077563899
  • 31223077563683
  • 31223077563998
  • 31223077563691
  • 31223077563972
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Birds are really..dinosaurs? -- Let diversity reign! -- Creatures of the air -- Light as a feather -- Costume changes -- As the crow (and the crane, and the owl, and the goose...) flies -- Not everyone can fly -- Beaks, tools for every job -- What's on the menu? -- Night shift -- Predator birds are terribly...useful? -- Art of self-defense -- Dressing for shade and light -- Sing out, sing loud -- Art of display -- Beware! This is my territory! -- There's strength in numbers -- Nesting in colonies -- Master-builders -- Breaking away...from your egg -- Squatters and spongers -- Growing up with mom and dad -- On one's own for life -- Getting through the winter in one place -- Migration means travel, both near and far -- To the sun! -- Winter visitors -- How birds are studied -- Protecting habitats -- Sea wanderers in danger -- Protecting birds -- Human and bird
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
70 p.
Isbn
9780810958784
Lccn
2004022214
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 56591822
  • (OCoLC)56591822
Label
Birds, photographs by Gilles Martin ; text by Philippe J. Dubois and Valérie Guidoux ; drawings by Jean Chevallier
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip051/2004022214.html
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223077563881
  • 31223077563899
  • 31223077563683
  • 31223077563998
  • 31223077563691
  • 31223077563972
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Birds are really..dinosaurs? -- Let diversity reign! -- Creatures of the air -- Light as a feather -- Costume changes -- As the crow (and the crane, and the owl, and the goose...) flies -- Not everyone can fly -- Beaks, tools for every job -- What's on the menu? -- Night shift -- Predator birds are terribly...useful? -- Art of self-defense -- Dressing for shade and light -- Sing out, sing loud -- Art of display -- Beware! This is my territory! -- There's strength in numbers -- Nesting in colonies -- Master-builders -- Breaking away...from your egg -- Squatters and spongers -- Growing up with mom and dad -- On one's own for life -- Getting through the winter in one place -- Migration means travel, both near and far -- To the sun! -- Winter visitors -- How birds are studied -- Protecting habitats -- Sea wanderers in danger -- Protecting birds -- Human and bird
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
70 p.
Isbn
9780810958784
Lccn
2004022214
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 56591822
  • (OCoLC)56591822

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