Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds: Chickens, Ducks, Geese, Turkeys,
Emus, Guinea Fowl, Ostriches, Partridges, Peafowl, Pheasants, Quails,
by Carol Ekarius
More than 128 birds strut their stuff across the
pages of this book, the ultimate primer for farmers and fanciers
alike. Admire the handsome black and white plumage of Lakenvelder
roosters, read the fascinating history of the Blue Hens of Delaware,
and marvel at the petite size and toylike appearance of Call ducks.
And if you're curious to know which heritage turkeys are making
a comeback, look no further. This definitive guide to North American
barnyard and wild fowl includes a brief history of each breed, detailed
descriptions of identifying characteristics, and colorful photography
that celebrates the birds' quirky personalities and charming good
looks. If it's fowl facts and photos you want, you'll find them
Item Number: D12
Pages: 288 pp.
Illustrations: Color photos and illustrations
Size: 8.5" x 10.875"