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By John Yow

Whereas birding literature is full of stories of specialist observers recognizing infrequent species in unique locales, John Yow reminds us that the main attention-grabbing birds will be those perched correct open air our home windows. In thirty-five attractive and infrequently irreverent vignettes, Yow unearths the interesting lives of the birds we see approximately on a daily basis. Following the seasons, he covers forty-two species, discussing the inconceivable, strange, and comical features of his matters' lives. Yow bargains his personal observations, anecdotes, and tales in addition to these of America's vintage chook writers, similar to John James Audubon, Arthur Bent, and Edward Forbush. This special addition to fowl literature combines the fascination of chook existence with the excitement of fine reading.

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