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From Corncrake to Combine
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: G. Walter Wright
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-21 - Publisher: History PressLtd

This is an utterly charming history of life at Yew Tree Farm, North Cheshire, over the last eighty years. Beginning in the era when shire horses pulled the plough and country news passed from mouth to mouth at the blacksmith's forge, it explores a world and a way of life
If the Corncrake Calls
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Ian Niall
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-23 - Publisher: Neil Wilson Publishing Ltd

When the Scottish writer John McNeillie died on the 24th June 2002 aged 85, he left behind a legacy of over 40 books, several of them minor classics, and several decades of weekly journalism in the dentist's favourite sedative, Country Life. Almost all were written under his pen name, Ian
Birds, Scythes and Combines
Language: en
Pages: 371
Authors: Michael Shrubb
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-07-24 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A history of birds and agricultural change in Britain from 1750.
Ireland Through Birds
Language: en
Pages: 209
Authors: Conor W. O'Brien
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-17 - Publisher: Merrion Press

Twelve birds. One country. A wild Ireland waiting to be discovered. In Ireland Through Birds, Conor O’Brien takes the reader on an ornithological adventure around Ireland in search of twelve of our rarest and most elusive birds. Along the journey the author explores every kind of landscape and habitat our
Australian Bird Names
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Ian Fraser, Jeannie Gray
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-02 - Publisher: CSIRO PUBLISHING

This second edition of Australian Bird Names is a completely updated checklist of Australian birds and the meanings behind their common and scientific names, which may be useful, useless or downright misleading! For each species, the authors examine the many-and-varied common names and full scientific name, with derivation, translation and