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The empire of the eagle : an illustrated natural history

Author: Mike Unwin; David Tipling
Publisher: New Haven, CT : Yale University Press ; [Place of publication not identified] : Quarto Publishing Plc, London : designed and produced by White Lion Publishing [2018] ©2018
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Eagles hold a unique allure among birds for their combination of power, grace, and predatory prowess. Captivating the human imagination, these raptors have symbolized pride, freedom, and independence of spirit since humankind's earliest times. This book, unlike any previous volume, encompasses each of the world's sixty-eight currently recognized eagle species, from the huge Steller's Sea Eagle that soars above  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Unwin; David Tipling
ISBN: 0300232896 9780300232899
OCLC Number: 1029889380
Description: 288 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents: Hunters of the uplands --
Predators of the plains --
Assassins of the woodlands --
Raptors of the rain forest --
Wings over the water.
Responsibility: Mike Unwin and David Tipling.

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A lavishly illustrated celebration of each of the world's sixty-eight currently recognized eagle species in all their magnificence and beguiling diversity  Read more...

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