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Birdscapes

Jeremy Mynott

Birdscapes

birds in our imagination and experience

by Jeremy Mynott

  • 61 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bird watching,
  • Birds -- Psychological aspects,
  • Human-animal relationships

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJeremy Mynott.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL677.5 .M96 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17101756M
    ISBN 109780691135397
    LC Control Number2008036405

    The first printed bird book, The Principal Birds of Aristotle and Pliny, was published in Written by the English physician and naturalist William Turner, the book is noteworthy for its inclusion of Turner’s personal observations — a real innovation at a time when ancient authorities held the last word in science.   The pop-up book Birdscapes catalogues the calls of birds from all over the world, from Yellow-billed Loons on remote Arctic lakes to King Rails in southern swamps. Author Miyoko Chu of the Cornell. What draws us to the beauty of a peacock, the flight of an eagle, or the song of a nightingale? Why are birds so significant in our lives and our sense of the world? And what do our ways of thinking about and experiencing birds tell us about ourselves?. Get ready for the most groundbreaking entry to date in the best-selling Birdsongs series (more than , copies sold!).Birdscapes delivers an immersive birding experience never before seenor heardin any book. For the eyes: seven elaborately engineered, full-color pop-ups portraying dozens of bird species in diverse North American habitats, from the Alaskan Tundra /5(62).


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