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The illustrated guide to chickens: how to choose them, how to keep them

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Chickens are fun, useful, and easy to keep. If you have ever considered raising your own backyard flock, The Illustrated Guide to Chickens is the book for you! It offers practical advice and contains all the information you need to choose from one of the 100 most familiar breeds of chicken in North America and Europe to raise. Each breed's profile is written in engaging text that covers its history and main characteristics. You'll also find practical advice about poultry rearing and husbandry and the pros and cons of pure breeds, hybrids, bantams, game foul, and the like.

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subject_facetChicken breeds
Chickens
Chickens -- Pictorial works
Electronic books
title_displayThe illustrated guide to chickens : how to choose them - how to keep them
title_fullThe Illustrated Guide to Chickens How to Choose Them, How to Keep Them
The illustrated guide to chickens : how to choose them - how to keep them / [Celia Lewis] ; with a foreword by the Prince of Wales
The illustrated guide to chickens : how to choose them : how to keep them / [Celia Lewis] ; with a foreword by the Prince of Wales
The illustrated guide to chickens : how to choose them, how to keep them [electronic resource] Lewis, Celia, 1948-
title_shortThe illustrated guide to chickens
title_subhow to choose them, how to keep them
topic_facetChicken breeds
Chickens
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Nature
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Pets
Technology