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Owls : the silent flyers

Author: R D Lawrence
Publisher: Buffalo, N.Y. : Firefly Books, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides color photographs of various species of North American owls; discusses their eating, hunting, nesting, and breeding habits; provides maps of where they can be found; offers owl-watching tips; and includes the author's personal reminiscences about owls.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R D Lawrence
ISBN: 1552091465 9781552091463 155263356X 9781552633564
OCLC Number: 36993848
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 176 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Contents: The ancestors of owls --
An owl named Chuza: the boreal owl --
Neighborly owls: the barred owl --
The snowy owl --
The great horned owl --
The burrowing owl --
The spotted owl --
The great gray owl --
The common barn owl --
The screech owls --
The flammulated owl --
The northern hawk-owl --
The pygmies and the elfs --
Long-ears, short-ears and saw-whets.
Responsibility: R.D. Lawrence.

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Provides color photographs of various species of North American owls; discusses their eating, hunting, nesting, and breeding habits; provides maps of where they can be found; offers owl-watching tips; and includes the author's personal reminiscences about owls.

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