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by Keith Hansen,Kenn Kaufman,Pete Dunne

  • ISBN: 0292722192
  • Category: Math & Science
  • Author: Keith Hansen,Kenn Kaufman,Pete Dunne
  • Subcategory: Nature & Ecology
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: University of Texas Press (August 1, 2009)
  • Pages: 136 pages
  • FB2 size: 1384 kb
  • EPUB size: 1744 kb
  • Rating: 4.9
  • Votes: 507
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Typically wonderful Pete Dunne book. Good reading even if you don't like bird watching (but who doesn't?).

Typically wonderful Pete Dunne book.

Illustrated by Keith Hansen; foreword by Kenn Kaufman. Twenty-five essays on birds and birding. There are birders who look as if they were cut right out of an Eddie Bauer catalogue and birders who look as if they were cut down from a garden stake overlooking the peas. There are birders who dress like part of an Everest assault team and birders who dress like penitents with ten years to run on a thirty-year sentence. Take away their binoculars and how would you know a birder if you saw one? How would you distinguish a birder from, say, a bag lady?

By: Pete Dunne(Author), Keith Hansen(Illustrator), Kenn Kaufman . Images Additional images. Pete is undeniably a top birder, but he writes most of his material for people who are not

By: Pete Dunne(Author), Keith Hansen(Illustrator), Kenn Kaufman(Foreword By). 120 pages, b/w illustrations. Publisher: University of Texas Press. More Tales of a Low-Rent Birder brings together twenty-five recent essays that originally appeared in major birding publications. In these pieces, Pete Dunne ranges from wildly humorous to sadly elegiac, as he describes everything from the "field plumage" of the dedicated birder to the lingering death of an accidentally injured golden plover. Pete is undeniably a top birder, but he writes most of his material for people who are not

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Running like a thread through all t More Tales of a Low-Rent Birder brings together twenty-five recent essays that originally appeared in major birding publications. In these pieces, Dunne ranges from wildly humorous to sadly elegiac, as he describes everything from the "field plumage" of the dedicated birder to the lingering death of an accidentally injured golden plover

More Tales of a Low-Rent Birder, foreword by Kenn Kaufman, illustrated by Keith Hansen, University of Texas . SIDELIGHTS: Pete Dunne has made a career out of studying birds and writing about the creatures for fellow birders and bird-lovers.

More Tales of a Low-Rent Birder, foreword by Kenn Kaufman, illustrated by Keith Hansen, University of Texas Press (Austin, TX), 1994. Before the Echo: Essays on Nature, illustrated by Diana Marlinski, University of Texas Press (Austin, TX), 1995. The Wind Masters: The Lives of North American Birds of Prey (fiction), illustrated by David Sibley, Houghton Mifflin (Boston, MA), 1995. Birding is a hobby whose participants pursue and identify different types of birds, then document their findings.

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More Tales of a Low-Rent Birder brings together twenty-five recent essays that originally appeared in major birding publications. In these pieces, Pete Dunne ranges from wildly humorous to sadly elegiac, as he describes everything from the "field plumage" of the dedicated birder to the lingering death of an accidentally injured golden plover. Running like a thread through all the essays is Dunne's love and respect for the birds he watches, his concern over human threats to their survival, and his tolerance, even affection, for the human "odd birds" that birding attracts. Truly, these essays offer something for everyone interested in birds and the natural habitats our species share.


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Typically wonderful Pete Dunne book. Good reading even if you don't like bird watching (but who doesn't?).

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