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Published by Coward, McCann & Geoghegan in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Animal societies -- Juvenile literature,
  • Animals -- Juvenile literature,
  • Animal societies,
  • Animals -- Habits and behavior

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About the Edition

Discusses six animals that periodically form groups including a swarm of bees, colony of ants, and kettle of hawks.

Edition Notes

Statementwritten and illustrated by Jim Arnosky.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL775 .A76
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4722732M
ISBN 100698204697
LC Control Number78010212
OCLC/WorldCa4496549

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A kettle might contain thousands of birds, depending on the type of hawk and the time of year. Typically preferring to live alone, hawks that migrate take advantage of large groups to help find warm wind currents known as thermals. Some species of hawks tend to be monogamous, staying with the same mating partner their whole lives. For many animals, particularly domesticated ones, there are specific names for males, females, young, and groups.. The best-known source of many English words used for collective groupings of animals is The Book of Saint Albans, an essay on hunting published in and attributed to Juliana Berners. Most terms used here may be found in common dictionaries and general information web sites. Amounts shown in italicized text are for items listed in currency other than Canadian dollars and are approximate conversions to Canadian dollars based upon Bloomberg's conversion rates. For more recent exchange rates, please use the Universal Currency Converter. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of Otters Under Water, All About Rattlesnakes, Parrotfish and sunken ships, Every Autumn Comes the Bear, Rabbits and raindrops, Drawing from .