Mozart's Starling

Mozart's Starling

by Lyanda Lynn Haupt


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780316370905
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Publication date: 05/15/2018
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 56,595
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Lyanda Lynn Haupt is an ecophilosopher, naturalist, and author of several books, including The Urban Bestiary, Crow Planet, Pilgrim on the Great Bird Continent, and Rare Encounters with Ordinary Birds. A winner of the Washington State Book Award and the Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award, she lives in Seattle with her husband and daughter.

Table of Contents

Prelude A Plague of Inspiration 3

1 The Starling of Seattle 15

2 Mozart and the Musical Thief 26

3 Uninvited Guest, Unexpected Wonder 46

4 What the Starling Said 76

5 The Starling of Vienna 97

6 How the Starling Knew 129

7 Chomsky's Starling 147

Interlude The Heart of Time for Birds and Mozart 172

8 Birds of a Feather 177

9 Mozart's Ear and the Music of the Spheres 213

Finale Three Funerals and a Flight of Fancy 237

Coda 264

Acknowledgments 265

Bibliography 267

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Mozart's Starling 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I llove it alot
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Save your money. Like Ms. Haupts other books, this one is mostly about herself and her coddled life.