Bird

Bird

The Definitive Visual Guide

Book - 2007
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Baker & Taylor
A study of the birds of the world profiles more than 1,500 avian species, photographed in their native environment and features information on bird behavior and life cycles, prime bird-watching locations, and facts about conservation.

DK Publishing
Unrivaled in scope for a single-volume reference work, this visual guide to every bird order and family profiles more than 1,400 species, photographed in their native environment by photographers around the globe. Authoritative, comprehensive, and completely up to date, this is a must-have reference for anyone with even a passing interest in the world's birds. Illustrates the full range of birds, bird behavior, and bird-watching locations. Organized in taxonomic order with detailed introductions to every bird order. Special double-page features on the most spectacular birds. Breathtaking images of the bird world.

Baker
& Taylor

Accompanied by an audio CD containing a variety of bird calls and songs, a colorful study of the birds of the world profiles more than 1,500 avian species, photographed in their native environment and featuring information on bird behavior and characteristics, tips on prime bird-watching locations, and facts about bird anatomy, life cycles, and conservation.

Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 2007
ISBN: 9780756631536
075663153X
Branch Call Number: 598 Bir
Characteristics: 512 p. : col. ill., col. maps + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)

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quinnandmama
Mar 08, 2013

I got this book from Santa last year, and believe me, it is very good. For some reason though, there is no audio CD in my copy. Ever heard of a Mew Gull? Frigate bird? Curlew? Magpie? Scarlet Macaw? Painted finch? Kingfisher? IT'S ALL HERE! THE ABSOLUTE BEST BIRD GUIDE IN THE WORLD!

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