Author:Albus, Anita


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On Rare Birds

By: Albus, Anita

Price: $15.94

Publisher: Globe Pequot Press, The: 2013

Seller ID: 9780762788057

ISBN: 0762788054

Condition: New

Globe Pequot Press, The. New. On Rare Birds is an endearing compilation of the history and extinction of several bird species, along with detailed accounts of many rare birds. Award-winning writer Anita Albus combines her education in natural history with investigative reporting, transforming each bird's tale into a captivating combination of culture, mythology, science, and lyrical storytelling.Illustrated with stunning avian portraits throughout, it tells the compelling stories of ten rare or extinct bird species - from the tragic demise of the once-abundant Passenger Pigeon to the sho... View more info