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Author Raffin, Michele, author.

Title The birds of Pandemonium : life among the exotic and the endangered / Michele Raffin.

Publication Info. Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    639.978 RAF    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 218 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents The tao of Oscar, architect finch -- Morning at Pandemonium -- One dove leads to another, and another- -- Bird fever : one more is no big deal -- Do you speak bird? -- It was raining birds -- Amigo : a bird and his boy -- Wing and coffee : crowned glories -- Let's have babies -- Mail-order bride -- Tico : the bird lady gets schooled -- Hello, pretty mama -- The flock in peril : mice, men, and microbes -- Let's get serious -- Blessed events.
Summary The Birds of Pandemonium is about one woman's crusade to save precious lives, and it offers rare insights into how following a passion can transform not only oneself but also the world. --Publisher's description.
Subject Pandemonium Aviaries.
Rare birds -- Conservation -- California -- Los Altos Hills.
Birds -- Conservation -- California -- Los Altos Hills.
ISBN 9781616201364 (hbk.) : $24.95
1616201363 (hbk.)

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