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The birds

Author: Roger Tory Peterson
Publisher: New York : Time Inc., ©1963.
Series: Life nature library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An illustrated survey of bird life, describing evolution, physiology, migration and flight patterns, wing and body communication, nesting, feeding, and family life.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Peterson, Roger Tory, 1908-1996.
Birds.
New York, Time inc. [1963]
(OCoLC)685223010
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Tory Peterson
OCLC Number: 174995
Description: 192 pages : illustrations (some color) portraits, color maps ; 28 cm.
Contents: From archaeopteryx to sparrow --
What it takes to fly --
Birds as food gatherers --
From egg to adult.
Series Title: Life nature library.
Other Titles: Life (Chicago, Ill.)
Responsibility: by Roger Tory Peterson and the editors of Life.

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An illustrated survey of bird life, describing evolution, physiology, migration and flight patterns, wing and body communication, nesting, feeding, and family life.

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