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The Resource The birds of Pandemonium : life among the exotic and the endangered, Michele Raffin

The birds of Pandemonium : life among the exotic and the endangered, Michele Raffin

Label
The birds of Pandemonium : life among the exotic and the endangered
Title
The birds of Pandemonium
Title remainder
life among the exotic and the endangered
Statement of responsibility
Michele Raffin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pandemonium, the home and bird sanctuary that Raffin shares with some of the world's most remarkable birds, is a conservation organization dedicated to saving and breeding birds at the edge of extinction, with the goal of eventually releasing them into the wild. Raffin discusses her crusade to save precious lives, and offers rare insights into how following a passion can transform not only oneself but also the world
Summary
Describes the mission and efforts of Pandemonium Aviaries, a conservation organization dedicated to saving and breeding birds at the edge of extinction, and discusses the issues endangered exotic birds face due to deforestation, pollution, and poaching
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10360408
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Raffin, Michele
Dewey number
639.97/809794
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • QL677.8
  • QL676.56.C2
LC item number
  • .R34 2014
  • R34 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pandemonium Aviaries
  • Rare birds
  • Birds
Target audience
adult
Label
The birds of Pandemonium : life among the exotic and the endangered, Michele Raffin
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The tao of Oscar, architect finch -- Morning at Pandemonium -- One dove leads to another, and another- -- Bird fever : one more is no big deal -- Do you speak bird? -- It was raining birds -- Amigo : a bird and his boy -- Wing and coffee : crowned glories -- Let's have babies -- Mail-order bride -- Tico : the bird lady gets schooled -- Hello, pretty mama -- The flock in peril : mice, men, and microbes -- Let's get serious -- Blessed events
Control code
ocn890377353
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
218 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781616201364
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014023612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)890377353
Label
The birds of Pandemonium : life among the exotic and the endangered, Michele Raffin
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The tao of Oscar, architect finch -- Morning at Pandemonium -- One dove leads to another, and another- -- Bird fever : one more is no big deal -- Do you speak bird? -- It was raining birds -- Amigo : a bird and his boy -- Wing and coffee : crowned glories -- Let's have babies -- Mail-order bride -- Tico : the bird lady gets schooled -- Hello, pretty mama -- The flock in peril : mice, men, and microbes -- Let's get serious -- Blessed events
Control code
ocn890377353
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
218 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781616201364
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014023612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)890377353

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