The unfeathered bird by Van Grouw, Katrina, 1965-

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Suitable for those who appreciates birds or bird art, this book features: over 385 drawings, artistically arranged in a sumptuous large-format book; accessible, jargon-free text - the only book on bird anatomy aimed at the general reader; drawings and text all based on actual bird specimens; and includes an anatomically distinct bird groups.

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Walnut Street West 598 V299U Adult Hardback Adult Department  

Table of Contents

  1. Generic. The trunk ; The head and neck ; The hind limbs ; The wings and tail
  2. Specific. Accipitres (Vultures ; Birds of prey ; Owls) ; Picae (Parrots ; Turacos and others ; Kingfishers ; Hornbills and allies ; Toucans and barbets ; Woodpeckers ; Hummingbirds) ; Anseres (Waterfowl / domestic waterfowl ; Penguins ; Loons ; Grebes ; Albatrosses, petrels, and storm petrels ; Tropicbirds and frigatebirds ; Pelicans ; Gannets ; Cormorants and darters ; Gulls, terns, skimmers, and skuas ; Auks) ; Grallae (Flamingos ; Herons ; Shoebill ; Storks, ibises, and spoonbills ; Cranes ; Rails ; Kagu ; Waders) ; Gallinae (Gamebirds / domestic fowl ; Screamers ; Hoatzin ; Ostrich, kiwis, and other ratites ; Tinamous ; Bustards ;Sandgrouse ; Dodo and solitaire) ; Passeres (Pigeons / domestic pigeons ; Nightjars ; Swifts ; Passerines).

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505 0 |a Generic. The trunk ; The head and neck ; The hind limbs ; The wings and tail -- -- Specific. Accipitres (Vultures ; Birds of prey ; Owls) ; Picae (Parrots ; Turacos and others ; Kingfishers ; Hornbills and allies ; Toucans and barbets ; Woodpeckers ; Hummingbirds) ; Anseres (Waterfowl / domestic waterfowl ; Penguins ; Loons ; Grebes ; Albatrosses, petrels, and storm petrels ; Tropicbirds and frigatebirds ; Pelicans ; Gannets ; Cormorants and darters ; Gulls, terns, skimmers, and skuas ; Auks) ; Grallae (Flamingos ; Herons ; Shoebill ; Storks, ibises, and spoonbills ; Cranes ; Rails ; Kagu ; Waders) ; Gallinae (Gamebirds / domestic fowl ; Screamers ; Hoatzin ; Ostrich, kiwis, and other ratites ; Tinamous ; Bustards ;Sandgrouse ; Dodo and solitaire) ; Passeres (Pigeons / domestic pigeons ; Nightjars ; Swifts ; Passerines). 
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