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Falconry on a Wing and a Prayer

By Nick Hammond

ISBN: 9781861263230
PUBLISHED: 2000
PAGES: 168
BINDING: Hardback
SIZE: 246 x 189 mm
INSIDE: black & white and colour photographs and 25 line artworks

A book for the true countryside lover, Falconry on a Wing and a Prayer is a highly-readable account of a modern sport with a rich heritage.

The birds of prey to use, their care and daily maintenance, and how to train them to hunt and return are all included in this lavishly illustrated book. Other topics include bird health, housing, diet, the moult, hunting terrain, quarry species and their habits, and tall tales from hawking expeditions.

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