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Spare the Birds! George Bird Grinnell and the First Audubon Society

Author: Carolyn Merchant
Publisher: New Haven Yale University Press 2016
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Cover -- Half title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- PART I. George Bird Grinnell's Audubon Society -- 1. Lucy and John James Audubon's Influence on Grinnell -- 2. Grinnell's Audubon Society -- PART II. George Bird Grinnell's Writings on John James Audubon and Alexander Wilson in The Audubon Magazine -- 3. Introduction to Grinnell's Writings -- 4. The Life of John James Audubon -- 5. The Character of
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carolyn Merchant
ISBN: 9780300215458 0300215452
OCLC Number: 1020702297
Accession No: EBC4612475 (DE-599)GBV864430248
Notes: Description based upon print version of record
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