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One man, two dogs, and a falcon

Advantages: Fascinating, first person account
Disadvantages: Some may object to the idea of "hunting"

...To me, there is just something about birds of prey, and hawks or falcons in particular. For my 50th birthday I was treated to a day at a falconry centre, handling various birds and going out with one of the falconers in the afternoon with a Harris hawk o ...

2mennycds 21.11.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Falconry Reflections - Bob Dalton

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100 Bird Questions, 100th Review.

Advantages: Keeps my son occupied, informative.
Disadvantages: I keep having to answer and ask questions!

This book about birds has kept my 8 year old son occupied for hours. * * * * * * For my 100th review, I thought it may be good fun to select something to review with 100 in the title. I had no idea what to write about, so I went on to Ebay and en ...

spottydog2 12.04.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Birds: 100 Questions and Answers - Malcolm Perry

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Well I bet you never knew that.....!

Advantages: interesting facts and fabulous photographs
Disadvantages: none

My husband is a bit of a bird lover to say the least and over the years he has received, as gifts, numerous books on birds - so many that you would think that we would not have room for any more. However, on his latest big birthday he received this wonder ...

kingfisher111 01.04.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Extreme Birds: From The Fastest To The Smartest - Dominic Couzens

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A handy book on the birds of the Seychelles

Advantages: Good informative book, paperback and lightweight
Disadvantages: None for me but of specialised interest

...I wanted to buy a bird book of the birds of the Seychelles before my trip there so I looked around at what was available and discovered that there have actually been very few books published on the subject. This surprised me somewhat since the Seychelles ...

micksheff 06.12.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Birds of Seychelles - Adrian Skerrett, Ian Bullock, Tony Disley

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