Download e-book for iPad: Crows: Encounters with the Wise Guys of the Avian World by Candace Savage

By Candace Savage

This revised and extended version of Candace Savage’s best-selling e-book approximately ravens and crows is better via extra work, drawings, and pictures, in addition to a desirable choice of first-person tales and poems approximately extraordinary encounters with crows. in a single tale, a pack of crows brilliantly thwarts an assault by means of a Golden Eagle; in one other, a mischievous crow rescues the writer from grief. And in a 3rd piece, after nursing a battered child crow again to wellbeing and fitness until eventually it flies off with different crows, Louise Erdrich hauntingly describes her altered wisdom as she listens for the “dark snigger” of crows whereas she works.

Based on twenty years of audacious examine via scientists all over the world, the e-book additionally offers an unparalleled, evidence-based glimpse into corvids’ highbrow, social, and emotional lives. yet even if considered during the lens of technological know-how, delusion, or daily adventure, the result's consistently a similar. those birds are so smart—and so mysterious—they take your breath away.

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