Bird brains: the intelligence of crows, ravens, magpies, and jays

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Sierra Club Books, Oct 17, 1995 - Science - 134 pages
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Argues that the birds' powers of abstraction, memory, and creativity are equal to those of many mammals

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User Review  - fuzzi - LibraryThing

A thoroughly engaging look at members of the crow/jay families of birds. There are enough references to scientific studies to give credence to the author's suppositions, but not so much to bog it down ... Read full review

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

About the shape of a coffee table book, with lots of gorgeous photos.  But unlike the heavy hardbacks we grew up with, this is actually meant to be read.  Good science, engagingly told.  Corvids are ... Read full review

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