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By Stephen Bodio,Sy Montgomery

ISBN-10: 1628736720

ISBN-13: 9781628736724

The humble pigeon is something yet “common” to those that be aware of the real nature of those birds. This chook is so enamored through a few that, for over six thousand years, humans have dedicated themselves to the paintings of pigeon flying and pigeon breeding. the world over, from the towns of the United States to China, fans have lovingly nurtured their flocks, growing hundreds of thousands of breeds from small to giant, and well-liked their attractiveness in each form and dimension: pigeons with crests and frills, those that fly and people who can’t.

Stephen Bodio attracts readers in with resounding prose and a charming portrayal of 1 of the main missed birds on this planet. Aloft stunningly brings to mild the awesome feats finished by way of homing pigeons, in a position to flying millions of miles again domestic, frequently twenty-four hours at a time, in addition to the innate ordinary good looks and beauty that every breed has in its personal right.

Aloft finds interesting perception that would confirm nobody will glance upon the “common pigeon” an identical manner again.

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