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The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Birds

Popular Science

512 pages, Col illus

Dorling Kindersley

Hardback | Feb 2012 | #188626 | ISBN-13: 9781405362917
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NHBS Price: £19.99 $24/€22 approx

About this book

The beauty and drama of the bird world brought to breathtaking life. From hummingbirds weighing less than a coin to monkey-eating eagles, this is a unique celebration of birds, photographed and studied in their natural environments around the world. Explore the complete bird story: from their origins to up-to-date information on flight, anatomy, feeding, communication, breeding, habitat, migrations and life cycles. Spectacular features on the most impressive birds, plus a huge catalogue that profiles nearly fifteen hundred different species makes this one of the best books of its kind. It is published with Birdlife International, the world's leading avian authority.

If you only ever buy one bird book, make it this one ... the ultimate guide Daily Express a joyous celebration of the world of birds . .it has something for everyone World Birdwatch magazine a must-have reference for every bird enthusiast. Wildlife

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