The Hunting Falcon

The Hunting Falcon


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The Hunting Falcon
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Bruce A. Haak
Categories: Falconry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Surrey, B.C. : Hancock House

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The Hunting Falcon
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Bruce Haak
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11 - Publisher:

Falconer and wildlife biologist, Bruce Haak, details the techniques for training falcons in the classical, game hawking style. Through well-defined chapters, he establishes the fundamentals of care and handling of captive falcons and legal means of acquiring them.
The Falcon Thief
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Joshua Hammer
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-16 - Publisher: Simon & Schuster

A “well-written, engaging detective story” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) about a rogue who trades in rare birds and their eggs—and the wildlife detective determined to stop him. On May 3, 2010, an Irish national named Jeffrey Lendrum was apprehended at Britain’s Birmingham International Airport with a suspicious parcel strapped to
Eleonora's Falcon
Language: en
Pages: 410
Authors: Harmut Walter
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1979-05 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Named after a Sardinian princess of the fourteenth century who established laws protecting falcons, Eleonora's falcon is the only European bird to breed in autumn and feed its brood on the mass of birds that migrate from Europe to Africa between July and October. It breeds on small Mediterranean islands
Falconry in the Mediterranean Context During the Pre-Modern Era
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Collectif
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-01 - Publisher: Librairie Droz

Falconry has been the pursuit of kings, emperors, emirs, khans, merchants and travellers for over 2000 years. It has provided subjects for literature and art, and been discussed in works of zoology, medicine, and law. The papers in this volume originated in a conference held at New York University at