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by Ben Sonder

ePub Hummingbirds: A Celebration of Nature's Most Dazzling Creatures download
Author:
Ben Sonder
ISBN13:
978-0762404209
ISBN:
0762404205
Language:
Publisher:
Courage Books (October 1, 1998)
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Subcategory:
Photography & Video
ePub file:
1946 kb
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1400 kb
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Rating:
4.4
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216

There are more than 300 species of hummingbirds in the Western Hemisphere, 15 of which can be found in. .Another shows a hummingbird's feathers magnified many times.

There are more than 300 species of hummingbirds in the Western Hemisphere, 15 of which can be found in North America. Sonder's interesting text focuses on the bird's history (they were part of Native American culture, Mayan legend, and Aztec civilization); physical characteristics, patterns, and colors; aerial acrobatics (they can mate on the wing, hover in the air, and fly backward); and feeding habits, courtships, and breeding. Sonder offers tips on attracting these birds, choosing a feeder, and photographing them.

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and evolution of one of nature's most enchanting and beautifully delicate creatures.

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The most dangerous thing to hummingbirds is pesticides since they are so small Stilwater: Voyageur Press, 1992. Ben Sonder Hummingbirds a celebration of natures most dazzling creatures. New York: Courage Books, 1999.

The most dangerous thing to hummingbirds is pesticides since they are so small. Lack of food is also a danger in areas where the feeding ground is being destroyed by building. Some of the predators that feed on these birds are hawks, roadrunners and orioles. Stilwater: Voyageur Press, 1992.

Wild Hares and Hummingbirds is nature-writing at its finest, expressed through the natural history of one very . OF ALL THE creatures I have seen in my home village, the two most magical are wild hares and hummingbirds

Wild Hares and Hummingbirds is nature-writing at its finest, expressed through the natural history of one very special place. Stephen Moss is a naturalist, author, broadcaster and television producer. OF ALL THE creatures I have seen in my home village, the two most magical are wild hares and hummingbirds. Their lives rarely intersect with mine, so the times when they do are precious and memorable. A glimpse of a long-legged animal disappearing into the night – a typical view of a hare – is something very special. No wonder our ancestors believed this leggy beast had magical powers.

Annual hummingbird celebration draws visitors The Oxford Eagle. Mark your calendar for August 20th, for the Wonder of Hummingbirds Festival at Ijams Nature Center in Knoxville, TN!

Annual hummingbird celebration draws visitors The Oxford Eagle. Mark your calendar for August 20th, for the Wonder of Hummingbirds Festival at Ijams Nature Center in Knoxville, TN! Wonder of Hummingbirds Festival.

More - Hummingbird Gardens. Hummingbirds are nature's avian helicopter. Admiringly watched by birdwatchers of North and South America, those tiny birds flutter their wings at 50 to 200 flaps

More - Hummingbird Gardens. Curious about hummingbirds? This infographic has an array of detailed hummingbird facts! Something like this for the sponsorship deck but with people using the cool laura photographs. Admiringly watched by birdwatchers of North and South America, those tiny birds flutter their wings at 50 to 200 flaps. Want to know more about hummingbirds? Perky-Pet has all the facts - Hummingbird anatomy, hummingbird fun facts, hummingbird migration, hummingbird flowers, different hummingbird species and so much more!

A fascinating, close-up look at the world of the hummingbird combines one hundred full-color photographs with an authoritative account of the history, biology, evolution, and unique characteristics of various species of hummingbirds.
  • The book was received very quick. It was beautiful and has excellent photography.

  • I had borrowed this book from the local library and, loving hummers anyway, was utterly enchanted with the photography and accompanying information about hummingbirds. What a delightful surprise to find it available so inexpensively on Amazon! I'm very pleased to own a copy that serves as both easy reference and a coffee table display item.

  • Great pics and excellent educational info. Hardback book was just what I was looking for.

  • This is a beautiful book - one that should be left on your coffee table for display. The pictures and colors are so vivid. It's amazing how close up the pictures are. Also, I had no idea there were so many different hummingbirds from all kinds of different places!

  • It took a while to get the book, but that was ok. the book was in great shape. Everything was fine.

  • Does not go into much detail but covers all areas of habits, feeding, mating, attracting, and some history.The pictures are delightful.

  • This book is a must read for any naturalist. It provides the A to Z on hummingbirds. It's an excellent study guide for hummingbird lovers, students, and anyone else interested in these fascinating creatures.

  • Bought this to give as a gift and kept it myself. Easy to read, informative and the pictures are wonderful. A good book for the beginner!