Spellbinding Tales of Flight, Feather, and Song

Downloadable Audiobook - 2010
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Are birds monogamous? Why do kookaburras laugh? Is the ivory-billed woodpecker really extinct? These fascinating stories feature the delightful and exotic sounds of birds, plus astute and informative commentary from bird lovers, bird experts, and sometimes birds themselves. Learn how naturalist F. Schuyler Matthews translated bird song into musical notes. Discover how the city of Chicago has drawn purple martins back to Lake Michigan, their historic habitat. Find out everything you want to know about the lyrebird's glorious tail. If you're a bird lover, this is for you. The NPR Sound Treks series brings the outdoors to life with outstanding audio documentaries, stories, and commentary from the NPR archives. Each volume features sounds from nature, insights from experts and others who love the outdoor experience (naturalists, zoologists, biologists, adventurers, even a cowgirl), and vivid storytelling that captures the excitement of the wilderness
Publisher: Made available through hoopla, 2010
[United States] : HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books : 2010
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781615730612
Characteristics: data file
digital,Digital recording
1 online resource (1 audio file (60 min.)) : digital
Additional Contributors: Hamilton, Jon
hoopla digital


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