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$42.00 • £33.95 • €38.00

ISBN 9780674031722

Publication Date: 10/15/2008

Short

232 pages

183 color illustrations

Belknap Press

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Rosamond Purcell is a world-renowned photographer and the author of a number of books, including Owl’s Head and Bookworm.

Linnea S. Hall is the Executive Director of the Western Foundation of Vertebrate Zoology in Camarillo, California.

René Corado is Collections Manager of the Western Foundation of Vertebrate Zoology in Camarillo, California.

Bernd Heinrich is Professor Emeritus of Biology at the University of Vermont. He has written several memoirs of his life in science and nature, including One Man’s Owl, Ravens in Winter, and A Year in the Maine Woods, which won the 1995 Rutstrum Authors’ Award for Literary Excellence.

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