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Title The living bird : 100 years of listening to nature / The Cornell Lab of Ornithology ; photography by Gerrit Vyn ; foreword by Barbara Kingsolver ; essays by Scott Weidensaul, Lyanda Lynn Haupt, John W. Fitzpatrick, and Jared Diamond ; additional text from Sandi Doughton, Miyoko Chu, and Dennis Paulson.

Publication Info. Seattle, WA : Mountaineers Books, [2015]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  598 LIV    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  598 LIV    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  598 LIV    AVAILABLE
Description 201 pages : color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Contents Foreword: Bird-watching with my Dad / Barbara Kingsolver -- Introduction: How birds can save the world / John W. Fitzpatrick -- The secret lives of birds / Scott Weidensaul -- In the field: among flamingos / Gerrit Vyn -- Profile: Greg Budney, audio recordist -- Inspiration aloft / Lyanda Lynn Haupt -- In the field: a congregation of millions / Gerrit Vyn -- Profile: Shawn Langston, citizen scientist -- Beacons of our planet / John W. Fitzpatrick -- In the field: the world's most imperiled bird / Gerrit Vyn -- Profile: Sara Kaiser, researcher -- Afterword: The coming decades / Jared Diamond -- The future of birds is in our hands.
Subject Birds.
Birds. (OCoLC)fst00832970
Added Author Vyn, Gerrit.
Cornell University. Laboratory of Ornithology.
ISBN 9781594859656 (hardcover)
1594859655 (hardcover)

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