A Rage for Falcons
An Alliance Between Man and Bird
ISBN10: 1634506723 ISBN13: 9781634506724 Contributors: Wilde, Jonathan (Illustrator); Macdonald, Helen (Introduction) Publisher: Skyhorse Pub Co Inc Published: Oct 27 2015 Pages: 135 Weight: 0.40lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.25" Language: English
Thus begins the tale by Stephen Bodio, a lover of birds and nature, of the incredible connection between man and birds of prey. Falconry can be traced back over four thousand years and, as Bodio says, it is amazing that the practice did not die out soon afterward when its first adherents starved.