A Feathered River Across The Sky

Author: Joel Greenberg
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620405350
Size: 33.17 MB
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The epic story of why passenger pigeons became extinct and what that says about our current relationship with the natural world.

A Feathered River Across The Sky

Author: Joel Greenberg
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620405342
Size: 24.51 MB
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The epic story of why the passenger pigeon became extinct and how it impacts our current relationship with the natural world.

A Message From Martha

Author: Mark Avery
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1472906268
Size: 50.96 MB
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This book tells the tale of the Passenger Pigeon, and of Martha, and of author Mark Avery's journey in search of them.

The Passenger Pigeon

Author: A. W. Schorger
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781930665965
Size: 41.34 MB
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Published in 1955 by the University of Oklahoma Press, this is the classic study of the extinction of the passenger pigeon.

A Natural History Of The Chicago Region

Author: Joel Greenberg
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226306490
Size: 10.10 MB
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This is a fascinating story told with humor and passion, of forests battling prairies for dominance; of storms battering towns and lakes; of prairies plowed, wetlands drained, and species driven extinct in the settlement of the Midwest; and ...

The Narrow Edge

Author: Deborah Cramer
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300213719
Size: 48.36 MB
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Deborah Cramer followed these knots, whose numbers have declined by 75 percent, on their extraordinary odyssey from one end of the earth to the other—from an isolated beach at the tip of South America all the way to the icy tundra.

Hope Is The Thing With Feathers

Author: Christopher Cokinos
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101057106
Size: 21.30 MB
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A prizewinning poet and nature writer weaves together natural history, biology, sociology, and personal narrative to tell the story of the lives, habitats, and deaths of six extinct bird species.

On Rare Birds

Author: Anita Albus
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762774835
Size: 15.16 MB
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Weaving together natural history and investigative reporting with mythological and cultural material, On Rare Birds tells the compelling stories of ten rare or extinct bird species—from the tragic demise of the once-abundant Passenger ...

One Came Home

Author: Amy Timberlake
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 037598934X
Size: 66.47 MB
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Yet even with resolute determination and her trusty Springfield single-shot, Georgie is not prepared for what she faces on the western frontier. From the Hardcover edition.

Gordon Welchman

Author: Joel Greenberg
Publisher: Frontline Books
ISBN: 1473834635
Size: 56.61 MB
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Packed with fascinating new insights, including Welchman's thoughts on key Bletchley figures and the development of the Bombe machine, this is essential reading for anyone interested in the clandestine activities at Bletchley Park.