The Resource Bird, written by David Burnie, (electronic resource)

Bird, written by David Burnie, (electronic resource)

Label
Bird
Title
Bird
Statement of responsibility
written by David Burnie
Title variation
Eyewitness bird
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Covers the world of birds, examining such topics as body construction, feathers and flight, the adaptation of beaks and feet, feeding habits, courtship, nests and eggs, and bird watching
Member of
Cataloging source
UtOrBLW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burnie, David
Dewey number
598
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL676.2
LC item number
.B868 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gale (Firm)
Series statement
  • Eyewitness
  • Gale eBooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Birds
Label
Bird, written by David Burnie, (electronic resource)
Link
https://0-link.gale.comhttps://events.calgarylibrary.ca/e-library?p=/apps/pub/3WUC/GVRL?sid=gale_marc&u=calg12689
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Description based on print version record
  • Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Contents
From dinosaur to bird -- Birds as animals -- The wing -- Maneuverability and fast takeoff -- Speed and endurance -- Soaring, gliding, and hovering -- Tails -- The structure of feathers -- Feathers -- Wing feathers -- Body, down, and tail feathers -- Courtship -- Camouflage -- Feet and tracks -- The senses -- Beaks -- Plant and insect eaters -- Hunters, fishers, and all-arounders -- Pellets -- Making a nest -- Cup nests -- Unusual nests -- Eggs of waterbirds and waders -- Eggs of land birds -- Extraordinary eggs -- Hatching -- Growing up -- Attracting birds -- Watching birds -- Did you know? -- Identifying birds -- Find out more -- Glossary
Control code
GVRL3WUC
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (72 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780756667580
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
col. ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607553516
Label
Bird, written by David Burnie, (electronic resource)
Link
https://0-link.gale.comhttps://events.calgarylibrary.ca/e-library?p=/apps/pub/3WUC/GVRL?sid=gale_marc&u=calg12689
Publication
Note
  • Description based on print version record
  • Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Contents
From dinosaur to bird -- Birds as animals -- The wing -- Maneuverability and fast takeoff -- Speed and endurance -- Soaring, gliding, and hovering -- Tails -- The structure of feathers -- Feathers -- Wing feathers -- Body, down, and tail feathers -- Courtship -- Camouflage -- Feet and tracks -- The senses -- Beaks -- Plant and insect eaters -- Hunters, fishers, and all-arounders -- Pellets -- Making a nest -- Cup nests -- Unusual nests -- Eggs of waterbirds and waders -- Eggs of land birds -- Extraordinary eggs -- Hatching -- Growing up -- Attracting birds -- Watching birds -- Did you know? -- Identifying birds -- Find out more -- Glossary
Control code
GVRL3WUC
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (72 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780756667580
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
col. ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607553516

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