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Eagle & birds of prey

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Published by Alfred A. Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds of prey -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Birds of prey.

  • About the Edition

    Describes the anatomy, hunting techniques, mating, nesting, and eating habits of birds of prey.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesEagle and birds of prey
    Statementwritten by Jemima Parry-Jones ; photographed by Frank Greenaway.
    SeriesEyewitness books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL696.F3 P386 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination59 p. :
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL997700M
    ISBN 100679985433
    LC Control Number96036420

    Kids may want to try comparing their eyesight to that of preying birds. A golden eagle can see an inch rabbit from two miles away, and owls are able to see at least 10 times better in the dark than we can. Just keep away from those sharp beaks and talons!


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