Format:
Book
Author:
Strycker, Noah K.
Title:
Birding without borders : an obsession, a quest, and the biggest year in the world / Noah Strycker ; foreword by Kenn Kaufman.
Publisher, Date:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017.
Description:
ix, 326 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 cm
Summary:
Traveling to 41 countries in 2015 with a backpack and binoculars, Noah Strycker became the first person to see more than half the world's 10,000 species of birds in one year.
Subjects:
Strycker, Noah K. -- Travel.
Bird watching -- Anecdotes.
Bird watchers -- Anecdotes.
Notes:
Includes indexes.
Color map on lining papers.
Contents:
End of the world -- The DSP -- Cerro Negro -- Over the years -- The Harpy -- Gunning it -- An angel of peace -- Flying free -- Home -- Missed connections -- Kalu -- The Karamoja Apalis -- A new world record -- Hit and miss -- Birds in paradise -- From end to end.
LCCN:
bl2017039303
ISBN:
9780544558144
0544558146
Other Number:
967029023
System Availability:
7
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
7
Control Number:
1347001
Call Number:
598.07234 S928B 2017
Course Reserves:
0
# Local items in:
5
# System items in:
5