The animal dialogues : uncommon encounters in the wild (Audiobook on CD, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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The animal dialogues : uncommon encounters in the wild

Author: Craig Leland Childs
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Whether recalling the experience of being chased through the Grand Canyon by a bighorn sheep, swimming with sharks off the coast of British Columbia, watching a peregrine falcon perform acrobatic stunts at 200 miles per hour, or engaging in a tense face-off with a mountain lion near a desert waterhole, [the author] captures the moment so vividly that he puts the reader in his boots. Each of the forty brief ...  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Craig Leland Childs
OCLC Number: 232575535
Notes: Originally published: New York : Little, Brown, ©2007. 1st ed.
Description: 1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Great blue heron --
Animalia: Animal --
Carnivora: Bear; Coyote; Dog; Raccoon; Cat and mouse; Jaguar --
Aves: Bald eagle; Peregrine falcon; Hawk; Northern spotted owl; Broad-tailed hummingbird; Raven; Great horned owl; Violet-green swallow; Bird --
Artiodactyla: Mountain goat; Pronghorn antelope; Elk; Bighorn sheep; Camel; Deer --
Et cetera: Smelt; Porcupine; Praying mantis; Rattlesnake; Sea lion; Red-spotted toad; Rainbow trout; Mosquito; Squid; Wasp; Blue shark; Human --
Animalia: Animal.
Responsibility: Craig Childs.

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From one of the finest nature writers at work in America today?a lyrical, dramatic, illuminating tour of the hidden domain of wild animals.  Read more...

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