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Quetzals (Animals of the Rain Forest)

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Published by Raintree .
Written in English


  • Rain forest animals,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Endangered species,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Quetzals,
  • Animals - Birds,
  • General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7919682M
ISBN 100739855301
ISBN 109780739855300

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This book is like an encyclopedia of the Quetzal. Its content is very important specially because of the stories about what this bird represents in Mayan mythology and symbolism. It is a great source for the young readers to learn about other cultures, environments, and wildlife. Recommended age: 7 /5. Quetzal Quest book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Quetzal Quest book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Mainly between and , he published a large number of widely acclaimed books about the ancient people of the Inca, Maya, and Aztecs. Books by Victor Wolfgang von Hagen.4/5.   "C'mon, let's go to Quetzal's School in the Sky", exclaims Wheezie. Max is encouraged by Quetzal to try new things, as well as adapting dragon exercises so HE could do them (for example, Max can't breathe fire like the rest of the dragons--but he CAN eat salty chips and super-spicy red salsa and "breathe" some steam!)5/5(2). Print book: Juvenile audience: National government publication: SpanishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Quetzals -- Juvenile literature. Quetzals. Quetzales. More like this: Similar Items.

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Long regarded as a rare and elusive specialty of the Mexican mountains, this big trogon stunned birders by appearing north of the border in , with a family group in Arizona's Chiricahua Mountains. Since then it has occurred several more times in Arizona, in at least four ranges, and has been found nesting. Only a distant relative of the Elegant Trogon, this species is more closely related. Quetzals. [Sandra Donovan] -- An introduction to the habitat, physical characteristics, behavior, and life cycle of quetzals, beautiful birds that live in the rain forests of Central America and South America. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Quetzals are found from southern Mexico to Bolivia. The resplendent quetzal and the golden-headed quetzal are the only species found in Central resplendent quetzal was the sacred bird of the ancient Mayas and the resplendent quetzal is the national emblem of Guatemala (whose monetary unit is the quetzal). The resplendent quetzal’s long blue-green plumes cover its. Book your Quetzal reservation on Resy.