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The Wall of Birds

One Planet, 243 Families, 375 Million Years

by Jane Kim, Thayer Walker and John W. Fitzpatrick

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Part homage, part artistic and sociological journey, The Wall of Birds tells the story of birds' remarkable 375-million-year evolution. Full of lush photographs of gorgeous life-size birds painted in exacting detail, the book lets readers explore these amazing creatures family by family and continent by continent.

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