The Fascinating Saga of the World's Most Revered and Reviled Bird
ISBN10: 0802143288 ISBN13: 9780802143280 Publisher: Grove Pr Published: Oct 10 2007 Pages: 244 Weight: 0.65lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
An intriguing study of pigeons and the people who both love and loathe them provides a close-up look at the natural history of this ubiquitous bird, journeying across the U.S. and Europe to explore the world of pigeon racing and breeding, the radical "pro-pigeon underground" in New York City, the breeders dedicated to developing the perfect bird, and more. Reprint.