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Knopf, Jan 1, 1988 - Birds - 63 pages
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Full-color photos. "Each spread is composed of full-color photos, sketches,
and explanatory text covering the anatomy, behavior, and adaptations of birds
and presented in a visually appealing manner that compels further page turning.
The author leads us through all that is fascinating in our study of birds at a
level of writing suitable for younger readers. A fine addition to school
libraries at all levels."--(starred) "Science Books &; Films.

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I am a harsh critic of books on birds because I love birds. Eyewitness Books does not disappoint. This book is suitable for all ages and purposes. It would be suitable as a picture book for young ... Read full review


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David Burnie studied zoology and botany and has worked as a nature reserve ranger and biologist. He has written or contributed to many award-winning books and multimedia titles. His "Kingfisher Illustrated Dinosaur Encyclopedia" was nominated for the U.K.'s Aventis Prize.

Anthony Lewis has illustrated more than 250 children's books worldwide. His bright, imaginative style and attention to detail produce fun, accurate illustrations that children love. He won a Smarties Book Prize Gold Award for "The Owl Tree,

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