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Owls of the eastern ice : a quest to find and save the world's largest owl / Jonathan C. Slaght.

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Summary:

When he was just a fledgling birdwatcher, Jonathan C. Slaght had a chance encounter with one of the most mysterious birds on Earth. Bigger than any owl he knew, it looked like a small bear with decorative feathers. He snapped a quick photo and shared it with experts. Soon he was on a five-year journey, searching for this enormous, enigmatic creature in the lush, remote forests of eastern Russia. That first sighting set his calling as a scientist.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library LP 999 SLA 2021 (Text) 33892100719088 Adult New Books Book None 01/26/2021 Checked out 04/09/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781643587639
  • ISBN: 1643587633
  • Physical Description: 437 pages (large print) : maps, illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Center Point Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2021.

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Regular print version previously published by: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
Summary, etc.:
When he was just a fledgling birdwatcher, Jonathan C. Slaght had a chance encounter with one of the most mysterious birds on Earth. Bigger than any owl he knew, it looked like a small bear with decorative feathers. He snapped a quick photo and shared it with experts. Soon he was on a five-year journey, searching for this enormous, enigmatic creature in the lush, remote forests of eastern Russia. That first sighting set his calling as a scientist.
Subject: Slaght, Jonathan C. > Travel > Russia (Federation) > Russian Far East.
Blakiston's fish-owl > Russia (Federation) > Russian Far East.
Blakiston's fish-owl > Conservation > Russia (Federation) > Russian Far East.
Russian Far East (Russia) > Description and travel.
Large type books.
Genre: Travel writing.

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