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Wings of Paradise: Birds of the Louisiana Wetlands

Art / Photobook

By: Charlie Hohorst, Charlie Hohorst and Marcelle Bienvenu

Louisiana State University Press

Hardback | Sep 2009 | #181029 | ISBN-13: 9780807134504
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NHBS Price: £35.00 $45/€42 approx

About this book

Wings of Paradise presents a spectacular collection of 150 photographs of the birds of Louisianas wetlands. The images portray dozens of different species of shore birds, raptors, woodland songbirds, migratory ducks and geese engaged in a variety of activitiesswooping and skimming to soaring, preening, nesting, romancing, arguing and catching prey. Noted food writer Marcelle Bienvenu complements the photographic feast by reflecting on South Louisianas cherished hunting rituals and offering twenty-four of her favorite duck and goose recipes. Wings of Paradise will inform and delight birders, naturalists, conservationists, sportsmeneveryone who appreciates the beauty of nature and South Louisiana.


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