Eyewitness Series: Bird, 1st Edition

  • Penelope Arlon
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  • ISBN-10: 0756667585
  • ISBN-13: 9780756667580
  • DDC: 598
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 11th Grade
  • 72 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released January 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: From Dinosaur to Bird.
2: Birds as Animals.
3: The Wing.
4: Maneuverability and Fast Takeoff.
5: Speed and Endurance.
6: Soaring, Gliding, and Hovering.
7: Tails.
8: The Structure of Feathers.
9: Feathers.
10: Wing Feathers.
11: Body Down, and Tail Feathers.
12: Courtship.
13: Camouflage.
14: Feet and Tracks.
15: The Senses.
16: Beaks.
17: Plant and Insect Eaters.
18: Hunters, Fishers, and All-Arounders.
19: Pellets.
20: Making a Nest.
21: Cup Nests.
22: Unusual Nests.
23: Eggs of Water Birds and Waders.
24: Eggs of Land Birds.
25: Extraordinary Eggs.
26: Hatching.
27: Growing Up.
28: Attracting Birds.
29: Watching Birds.
30: Did You Know?.
31: Identifying Birds.
32: Find Out More.
Glossary.
Index.
Acknowledgments.