|LC Classifications||G470 .K24|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||143|
|LC Control Number||66027696|
Where The Birds Are: Travel Guide To Over 1, Parks Preserves Sanctuaries Hardcover Please check out our other listings for more great deals. We often have more than one book Seller Rating: % positive. Travel For the Birds offers Adventures For Anyone - Anyplace - Anytime! Whether you are looking for the ultimate vacation, want to join a group trip, or just want to get flight prices, this is the place. We offer website tools that will allow you to search trip prices, view brochures, photos, and maps, check the weather at your destination, and. "For the Birds" (Rose Gardner Investigations book 2) by Denise Grover Swank Let me start out by saying this book is far from being for the birds. It was interesting, engaging, fun, serious, and any adjective in between/5. Nonfiction books about birds and birding, including field guides, essays, and tips. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.
Plot. In a small Cornish seaside town in early December, wounded war veteran Nat Hocken is working part-time for a farm owner when he notices a large number of birds behaving strangely along the peninsula where his family lives. He attributes this to a recent cold snap and the sudden arrival of winter. Daphne du Maurier's "The Birds" opens with Nat Hocken, a farmhand, lamenting the overnight arrival of winter. Soon after, birds begin entering his home, attacking his family. All of the birds in England seem to have gone insane -- perhaps all of the birds in Europe, too, if the lack of radio communication is any. Definition of for the birds in the Idioms Dictionary. for the birds phrase. What does for the birds expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary. 'That's for the birds' is a shortened form of the vulgar version 'that's shit for the birds'. That suggests the derivation of the phrase which is the habit of some birds of pecking at horse droppings (a.k.a. road apples) in order to find seeds. Both versions were defined in an edition of American Speech from That's for the birds. It's.
A good sized field guide for both beginners and advanced birders, this guide features more than 1, species of birds. Beautifully illustrated, with more than 1, species of birds. Easy to use, and a good size for the field. Matches the latest American Ornithological Society taxonomy. Originally published in London The author was a distinguished naturalist of his time. This book is a record of some of his observations of British birds. Contents Include Watching Great Plovers, Ringed Plovers, Redshanks, Peewits, Stock Doves, Wood Pigeons. This book has beautifully illustrated front and back boards; it is clean and tight. There is some wear to edges, mostly in spine area, also corners; there are a few spots on top page edges and previous owner's name on front pastedown. There are 12 full color, beautiful pictures of birds throughout the book as well as text about migration of birds. Praise “Lingering over every page of What It’s Like to Be a Bird, this is what can be seen: The book’s beauty mirrors the beauty of birds it describes so marvelously.” —NPR “Any new Sibley book is an event A sprightly, information-packed encyclopedia of bird behavior.