Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
"Arguably, no symbol more firmly represents our country's independence than the bald eagle. But why this particular bird? Through factual, accessible text and crisp, colorful photos, young report writers will learn how the United States came to embrace this feathered American icon"-- Provided by publisher.
Try, try again -- The right choice -- Proud and strong -- A turkey? Really? -- In danger -- An amazing bird -- Keeping watch -- Near and far.