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Cricket Radio

Tuning In the Night-Singing Insects

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$22.95 • £18.95 • €20.50

ISBN 9780674046900

Publication Date: 03/15/2011


272 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

53 color illustrations, 24 halftones, 18 line illustrations

Belknap Press


  • 1. Music Beckons
  • 2. Why Listen?
  • 3. The Straight-winged Bearers of Swords
  • 4. The Katydids
  • 5. The Crickets
  • 6. The Mighty Cricket Gladiators
  • 7. “Give a Little Whistle”: More Stories of the Ensifera and Us
  • 8. A Blade within a Sea of Grass: Adventures in Hunting Katydids and Crickets
  • 9. The Bug People: Putting Everything in Its Right Place
  • 10. Assembling Your Cricket Radio
  • Notes
  • Glossary
  • Online Audio Tracklist
  • Bibliography
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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