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Fandex Family Field Guides: Birds

Wild Birds of North America. Appearance, Habits & Habitat

Fandex Family Field Guides: Birds
Michael W. Robbins By (author)
9780761113973
Product ID:  11397
$19.95
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1998/10/01
Workman Publishing Co

Limited ***

4.2 X 10.8 in
50 pg


JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Birds
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / General
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Reference / General

Description

The world of birds at your fingertips: a Fandex field guide of full-color images and facts, in a die-cut card deck.

The ultimate family reference for birders and backyard nature lovers. These 50 individually die-cut cards feature full-color illustrations, plus hundreds of intriguing facts, stories, statistics, and trivia about North American birds. The images are large, the details sharp, the colors bright. Each die-cut profile is unmistakable - it's like having the real bird in your own hand.

There are instantly accessible details about each bird's habitat, range, diet, nest, eggs and conservation status, as well as appearance, habitats and even song pattern, Plus "pigeon milk" and the Indigo Bunting's ability to navigate by starlight, how the Killdeer fakes injury to distract predators, and Benjamin Franklin's surprising nominee for America's national bird.

- 50 individually die-cut cards

- Full color throughout

- Knowledge at your fingertips

- For the whole family


Author Bio

Michael Robbins is a writer and a former editor of Audubon and Oceans magazines and the author of Birds: A Family Field Guide.