Spare the Birds! George Bird Grinnell and the First Audubon Society

by Merchant, Carolyn
Spare the Birds! George Bird Grinnell and the First Audubon Society
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Spare the Birds! George Bird Grinnell and the First Audubon Society

by Merchant, Carolyn

Format: Hardcover

Code: 14709

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An engaging history of the founding of one of the world's most popular environmental organizations, the Audubon Society. The book features Grinnell's biographies of ornithologists John James Audubon and Alexander Wilson and his editorials and descriptions of Audubon's bird paintings. This primary documentation combined with Carolyn Merchant's insightful analysis casts new light on Grinnell, the origins of the first Audubon Society, and the conservation of avifauna.

ISBN: 9780300215458

Publisher: Yale University Press

Year of Publication: 2016

Page Count: 328

Weight: 1.55 lb