Last of the Curlews

Last of the Curlews

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by Fred Bodsworth, Abigail Rorer
     
 

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In this conservation classic, originally published fifty-five years ago, Fred Bodsworth tells the story of a solitary Eskimo curlew’s perilous migration and search for a mate. The lone survivor comes to stand for the entirety of a species on the brink of extinction, and for all in nature that is endangered. This new paperback edition includes a foreword by

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In this conservation classic, originally published fifty-five years ago, Fred Bodsworth tells the story of a solitary Eskimo curlew’s perilous migration and search for a mate. The lone survivor comes to stand for the entirety of a species on the brink of extinction, and for all in nature that is endangered. This new paperback edition includes a foreword by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet W.S. Merwin and an afterword by Nobel Prize-winning physicist Murray Gell-Mann.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781582437354
Publisher:
Counterpoint Press
Publication date:
05/24/2011
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
355,143
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.70(d)

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