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Falcon

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ISBN-10: 1861892381

ISBN-13: 9781861892386

Edition: 2005

Authors: Helen Macdonald

List price: $19.95
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Featuring a range of fascinating facts and numerous illustrations, this book surveys the practical and symbolic uses of falcons in human culture, offering thought-provoking and sophisticated cultural analysis in a lively, approachable style.
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Reaktion Books, Limited
Publication date: 3/15/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 208
Size: 5.25" wide x 7.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Helen Macdonald is a writer, poet, illustrator, historian and affiliate at the Department of History and Philosophy of Science at the University of Cambridge. Her books include Falcon (2006) and Shaler's Fish (2001).

Introduction
Natural History
Mythical Falcons
Trained Falcons
Threatened Falcons
Military Falcons
Urban Falcons
Timeline
References
Bibliography
Associations and Websites
Acknowledgements
Photo Acknowledgements
Index