Birds of Prey by Robin Kerrod
  

Birds of Prey

Written by Robin Kerrod
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Synopsis

Birds of Prey by Robin Kerrod

This book helps you learn about eagles, owls, falcons, hawks and other powerful predators of the air, in 190 exciting pictures. You can find out about every aspect of these amazing creatures - their keen eyesight, how hawks hunt their prey, how vultures make ingenious use of tools, and much more. It features stunning wildlife photographs, plus illustrations and detailed cross-sections. Focus features take a closer look at individual species or a key element of their lives - marvel at the soaring eagle and the agile owl, and witness the osprey expertly catching its fish supper. It is an ideal reference at home and school for ages 8 to 12. Birds of prey are among the most powerful and majestic predators on Earth. The majority of them hunt by day. These include eagles, falcons, hawks and vultures. Others, such as owls, are active at night. Discover their world through the fascinating and accessible information in this book, together with dramatic images by top wildlife photographers. Myth boxes explore stories about birds of prey from many cultures and ages, while 'Did You Know?' facts provide little-known truths about these creatures with which you can impress your friends and family.

About the Author

Robin Kerrod was an experienced author of children's information books and a winner of the COPUS science book prize.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
64 pages

Author

Robin Kerrod
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Publisher

Armadillo Books an imprint of Anness Publishing

Publication date

23rd March 2016

ISBN

9781861474834


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