What Its Like To Be A Bird From Flying To Nesting Eating To Singing What Birds Are Doing And Why Sibley Guides PDF
It is an amazing Nature book written by David Allen Sibley and published by Knopf. This book was released on 14 April 2020 with total pages 240. Read book in PDF, EPUB and Kindle directly from your devices anywhere anytime. Click Download button to get What It's Like to Be a Bird book now. This site is like a library, Use search box to get ebook that you want.
- Author : David Allen Sibley
- Release Date : 14 April 2020
- Publisher : Knopf
- Genre : Nature
- Pages : 240
- ISBN 13 : 9780525520290
- Total Download : 585
- File Size : 54,9 Mb
What It's Like to Be a Bird PDF Summary
The bird book for birders and nonbirders alike that will excite and inspire by providing a new and deeper understanding of what common, mostly backyard, birds are doing—and why: "Can birds smell?"; "Is this the same cardinal that was at my feeder last year?"; "Do robins 'hear' worms?" "The book's beauty mirrors the beauty of birds it describes so marvelously." —NPR In What It's Like to Be a Bird, David Sibley answers the most frequently asked questions about the birds we see most often. This special, large-format volume is geared as much to nonbirders as it is to the out-and-out obsessed, covering more than two hundred species and including more than 330 new illustrations by the author. While its focus is on familiar backyard birds—blue jays, nuthatches, chickadees—it also examines certain species that can be fairly easily observed, such as the seashore-dwelling Atlantic puffin. David Sibley's exacting artwork and wide-ranging expertise bring observed behaviors vividly to life. (For most species, the primary illustration is reproduced life-sized.) And while the text is aimed at adults—including fascinating new scientific research on the myriad ways birds have adapted to environmental changes—it is nontechnical, making it the perfect occasion for parents and grandparents to share their love of birds with young children, who will delight in the big, full-color illustrations of birds in action. Unlike any other book he has written, What It's Like to Be a Bird is poised to bring a whole new audience to David Sibley's world of birds.