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Peacock Our National Bird

Peacock Our National Bird
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Back of the Book Among the birds in India - there are over 2000 of them -the most magnificent, the most fascinating and the most brilliantly coloured one is the peacock, our national Bird. This splendid bird has gorgeous plumage and it dances majestically. This book gives details of its natural habitat, nature, lifestyle along with its reference to our literature, folklore, legend, rituals and ceremonies. The book carries colourful pictures.   CONTENTS &nbs...

Back of the Book

Among the birds in India - there are over 2000 of them -the most magnificent, the most fascinating and the most brilliantly coloured one is the peacock, our national Bird. This splendid bird has gorgeous plumage and it dances majestically. This book gives details of its natural habitat, nature, lifestyle along with its reference to our literature, folklore, legend, rituals and ceremonies. The book carries colourful pictures.

 

CONTENTS
       
1 General 1
2 External Features 5
3 Nature and Habits 7
4 In History and Legend 12
5 In Art And Literature 19
6 Economic Importance 32

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Item Code: IDH360 Author: Ajit Kumar Mukherjee Cover: Paperback Edition: 1999 Publisher: Publications Division, Government of India ISBN: 8123007418 Language: English Size: 9.3" X 7.1" Pages: 34 (Color Illus: 3, B & W Illus: 11, Figure Illus: 3) Other Details: weight of the book is 110 gm
Price: $11.50
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