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City Peregrines: A Ten-Year Saga of New York City Peregrines

Biography / Memoir

By: S Frank

314 pages, Col photos

Hancock House Publishers

Hardback | Dec 1994 | #45092 | ISBN: 088839330X
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About this book

The personal story of how the author, an amateur birdwatcher, hiked, biked and climbed around NYC pursuing peregrines, and investigating their lives in the metropolis.


Introduction; Beginnings; Transition; In Full Swing; Bridge Rescues; Bridge Disasters; Expansion; Hands On; Riverside Church; The Queenies; Migrations and Movements; Trouble; Roundup; Oops!; Limited Success; Bikes and Films; Training and Instincts; Marine Parkway; Queen's Reign Ends; Most Productive Season; Our First Decade; Epilogue; Glossary.

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