Crows: Encounters with the Wise Guys of the Avian World - download pdf or read online

By Candace Savage

This revised and multiplied version of Candace Savage’s best-selling publication approximately ravens and crows is improved through extra work, drawings, and images, in addition to a desirable collection of first-person tales and poems approximately amazing 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 till it flies off with different crows, Louise Erdrich hauntingly describes her altered expertise as she listens for the “dark chortle” of crows whereas she works.

Based on 20 years of audacious study by way of scientists worldwide, the publication additionally offers an unparalleled, evidence-based glimpse into corvids’ highbrow, social, and emotional lives. yet no matter if seen throughout the lens of technological know-how, delusion, or daily adventure, the result's constantly an analogous. those birds are so smart—and so mysterious—they take your breath away.

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