Bird Flight

Bird Flight

An Illustrated Study of Birds' Aerial Mastery

Book - 1990
Rate this:
Baker & Taylor
Details the experience of birds in flight by examining the mechanics and other aspects of flight depending on the type of bird and its habitat, and also captions full color illustrations showing birds in action

Book News
Burton explains the mechanics of bird flight, from the structure of the feather and basic flapping and gliding to more specialized components, including taking off, landing and hovering. With loads of color photographs and computer-generated graphics that provide a visual image of the flight patterns of different bird groups. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: New York : Facts on File Publications, 1990, c1988.
ISBN: 9780816024100
0816024103
Branch Call Number: Q 598.21852 BUR
Characteristics: 160 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Alternative Title: Birdflight.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at OPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top