The Fascination of Birds From the Albatross to the Yellowthroat

by Young, William
The Fascination of Birds From the Albatross to the Yellowthroat
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The Fascination of Birds From the Albatross to the Yellowthroat

by Young, William

Format: Hardcover

Code: 14624

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Alphabetically arranged by type of bird, the 99 essays combine the author's extensive field experience with reflections drawn from biology, ecology, literature, music, history, linguistics, politics, sports, entertainment, and other areas. References range from Homer's description of a cormorant in flight to mentions of birds in Monty Python sketches; from the filmmaking of Alfred Hitchcock to the music of Robyn Hitchcock. Illustrated with classic images from John James Audubon's The Birds of America

ISBN: 9780486492780

Publisher: Dover

Year of Publication: 2014

Page Count: 338

Weight: 1.32 lb