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Roger Tory Peterson: A Biography


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Oktober 2007

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Beginning with his 1934 "Field Guide to the Birds", Roger Tory Peterson introduced people to the pleasures of observing birds in the wild. This biography describes how Peterson's obsession with birds began in boyhood and continued throughout a multifaceted career as a painter, writer, educator, environmentalist, and photographer.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Preface; Acknowledgments Part One: Jamestown, New York (1908-1926); Part Two: New York City and Boston (1926-1934); Part Three: The Field Guide, First Edition (1934); Part Four: New York City (1934-1942); Part Five: Washington, D.C. (1942-1953); Part Six: Old Lyme, Connecticut (1954-1974); Part Seven: Old Lyme (1974-1980); Part Eight: Old Lyme (1980-1996) Notes; Works Cited; Index

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A product of intense research, this deep study of a brilliant, influential man is highly recommended.--Henry T. Armistead"Library Journal" (10/01/2007)
EAN: 9780292716803
ISBN: 029271680X
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF TEXAS PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2007
Seitenanzahl: 296 Seiten
Format: gebunden
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