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One of the most interesting, and misuderstood, birds in nature is the vulture.Because of their association with death and decay they are often thought to be unclean and unhealthy, when the opposite is actually true.Because they clean away the bodies of dead animals they prevent disease from spreading.After many years of being misunderstood, many species of the vultureare close to extinction.Today, people in many places around the world are working hard to help these fascinating creatures to thrive once more.
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Grouped Work ID 212ff9cc-ec65-c34b-7c9c-10ebc84bb1fe
full_title vultures
author smith roland
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lastUpdate 2018-02-20 04:19:32AM

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auth_author2 Stone, Lynn M.
author Smith, Roland, 1951-
author2-role Stone, Lynn M.
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display_description Describes the life cycle, behavior, eating habits, and endangered status of vultures.
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isbn 9780822530114
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literary_form_full Non Fiction
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primary_isbn 9780822530114
publishDate 1997
record_details ils:.b11728796|Book|Books||English|Lerner Publications Co.,|1997.|48 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
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series Early bird nature books
series_with_volume Early bird nature books
subject_facet Endangered species, Vultures
title_display Vultures
title_full Vultures / by Roland Smith ; photographs by Lynn M. Stone
title_short Vultures
topic_facet Endangered species, Vultures