The Resource Vulture : the private life of an unloved bird, Katie Fallon

Vulture : the private life of an unloved bird, Katie Fallon

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Vulture : the private life of an unloved bird
Title
Vulture
Title remainder
the private life of an unloved bird
Statement of responsibility
Katie Fallon
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Title
Vulture
Creator
Summary
Follows a year in the life of a North American turkey vulture and examines all aspects of the bird's natural history, including breeding, incubating eggs, raising chicks, migrating, and roosting
Subject
Genre
Writing style
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10563736
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
598.9/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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Target audience
adult
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the private life of an unloved bird
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Katie Fallon
Vulture : the private life of an unloved bird, Katie Fallon
Label
Vulture : the private life of an unloved bird, Katie Fallon
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [213]-222) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The spokesbird -- Vulture culture -- The private lives of public birds -- Rockshelter -- Wings and prayers -- Rebirth -- Hill of the sacred eagles -- On the move -- Virginia is for vultures -- Battlefield ghosts -- Welcome back, buzzards -- Epilogue: Spokesbirds for the spokesbirds
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
232 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781611689716
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2016038535
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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(OCoLC)959035076

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