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The Chicken

A Natural History

by Joseph Barber Dr.

<p>The Chicken is an encyclopaedic, science-based study that offers a true understanding of the species, reclaiming it from its commercial status as a mere egg and meat provider. High-quality photography, illustration, and info-graphics combine ...

ISBN: 9781782406952

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The Mockingbird Speaks

by Dave Ruch

<p>At times life throws us a curveball or two and these are the times that challenge us. Our responses to these situations come to define who we are. So when I unexpectedly lost a job I&apos;d had for over a decade, it could have been a crushing

ISBN: 9781310581113

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The Peregrine Returns

The Art and Architecture of an Urban Raptor Recovery

by Mary Hennen

<p>Peregrine falcons have their share of claims to fame. With a diving speed of over two hundred miles per hour, these birds of prey are the fastest animals on earth or in the sky, and they are now well known for adapting from life on rocky ...

ISBN: 9780226465562

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The Winged

An Upper Missouri River Ethno-ornithology

by Kaitlyn Moore Chandler, Wendi Field Murray, María Nieves Zedeño & others

<p>The Missouri River Basin is home to thousands of bird species that migrate across the Great Plains of North America each year, marking the seasonal cycle and filling the air with their song. In time immemorial, Native inhabitants of this vast

ISBN: 9780816537013

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Urban Raptors

Ecology and Conservation of Birds of Prey in Cities

by Clint W. Boal

<p>Raptors are an unusual success story of wildness thriving in the heart of our cities—they have developed substantial populations around the world in recent decades. But there are deeper issues around how these birds make their urban homes. ...

ISBN: 9781610918411

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White Feathers

The Nesting Lives of Tree Swallows

by Bernd Heinrich

<p><strong>The surprising, rich life of tree swallows in nesting season—with Heinrich’s beautiful illustrations and photographs—by the acclaimed naturalist.</strong></p> <p>Heinrich is sparked one early spring day by a question: Why does a pair

ISBN: 9781328603517

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Why Birds Matter

Avian Ecological Function and Ecosystem Services

by Çagan H. Sekercioglu, Daniel G. Wenny & Christopher J. Whelan

<p>For over one hundred years, ornithologists and amateur birders have jointly campaigned for the conservation of bird species, documenting not only birds’ beauty and extraordinary diversity, but also their importance to ecosystems worldwide. ...

ISBN: 9780226382777

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