Top Gun of the Sky
Search for movement amongst turbulent flow, binocular vision locks on quarry below. See the world from the Peregrine Falcon's point of view, the Top Gun of the Sky. This book uses bold and brave graphics to illustrate a poem which describes the wonderful Peregrine and its world. Both innovative and clever it provides a novel and exciting way for young children to learn more about this bird.
- ISBN: 9780954279127
- Author(s): Martin Bradley
- Stock Code: 4279127
- Format: Paperback
- Illustrations: Colour illustrations
- Pages: 34
- Published: 2013
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This wonderful book with its excellent illustrations will play an important role in educating future generations about this magnificent bird and its plight on the moorlands.
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This is a reissue of J A Baker's extraordinary classic of British nature writing. The Peregrine is set on the flat marches of the Essex coast, where J A Baker spent a long winter looking and writing about these visitors from the uplands. Peregrines spend the winter hunting the huge flocks of pigeons and waders that share the desolate landscape with them. 416pp. 2010
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The first edition of The Peregrine Falcon was widely recognised as a classic of its kind, documenting not only the species' biology but also the sad tale of its decline due to the impact of pesticides. This extensively revised and enlarged second edition takes full account of important new developments in the story of this bird during the intervening 12 years.
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Reaching speeds in excess of 200 miles per hour, the Peregrine Falcon is famous as the world's fastest bird. Its penchant for choosing inaccessible places to breed feed and roost means that few people are acquainted with its habits and behaviour. This title provides information on hunting, raising young and how populations around the world are now prospering once again.
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Reaching speeds in excess of 200 miles per hour, the Peregrine Falcon is famous as the world's fastest bird. Due to its penchant for choosing inaccessible places to breed, feed, and roost, few people are aquainted with its habits and behaviour. This title provides information on hunting, raising young, and how populations around the world are now prospering once again.