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    The lure of the falcon (NEW) Gerald Summers Á 6 Read Read The lure of the falcon This is the seemingly impossible story of a boy who grew up loving animals especially birds and who tamed a wild kestrel and brought her to war with him Of all the rambling old fashioned my life with animals memoir style books I've r

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    The lure of the falcon (NEW) I found this whilst being given a tour at a new library job and took it home at the very next opportunity A falconerd and naturalist I am always willing to read accounts of others' experiences with wildlife It broadens my

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    The lure of the falcon (NEW) Gerald Summers Á 6 Read Download Ç PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Á Gerald Summers This book was absolutely refreshing In some ways it reminded me of James Herriot's books because it takes place in England and the author loves animals and nature It starts with his childhood and some of the stories had me laughing out loud It then progresses to his time in the military during WWII and I couldn't put it down I loved the way

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    The lure of the falcon (NEW) Gerald Summers Á 6 Read A remarkable and heart warming true story of a young Englishman who took his pet kestrel to war with him He was wounded an

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    The lure of the falcon (NEW) Amazing story that any animal lover and especially falconers would LOVE

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    The lure of the falcon (NEW) This book is a marvelous true adventure about a young naturalist who goes to war with his falcon in his pocket

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    Read The lure of the falcon Download Ç PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Á Gerald Summers Gerald Summers Á 6 Read A friend of ours is a professional falconer and he lent me this book He is also Britishas is Gerald Summers so is familiar with nam

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    Read The lure of the falcon Gerald Summers Á 6 Read The lure of the falcon (NEW) This is a book from my childhood and now I've just finished reading it to my own children Gerald Summers is pitched from the comfortable chaos of his family with dogs ferrets bats and his falcon Cressida into the turmoil of the second world war Like most young men at the time he was wholly unprepared for the conflict and ends up as a prisoner of war POW What makes him and this book unusual is that he takes his kestrel

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    The lure of the falcon (NEW) This is a beautiful story non fiction of young man during World War Two and a falcon which became his companion and stayed with him through his war years in N Africa and during his imprisonment It is a wonderful story

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    Gerald Summers Á 6 Read The lure of the falcon (NEW) D nonfiction memoir nature England mom's stash discard

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The lure of the falcon review ß PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ll mammals and domestic animals a passion that eventually fixed itself on Cressida a small fiercely independent and remarkably devoted falcon who came into his life just before he was sent to Tunisia in the Second World War Summers related the experiences of this bizarre pair a young naturalist in uniform and a wild falcon who shared together the hardships and dangers of war an. This book is a marvelous true adventure about a young naturalist who goes to war with his falcon in his pocket

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The lure of the falcon review ß PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB D the privations of German POW camps How Cressida saved Summers' life during the Tunisian fighting how she managed to defeat a Gestapo officer how she helped her human companion to escape from the Germans and attempt to make his way back to the Allied lines through Italy is all told in a warm witty and loving book that is reminiscent of vintage Durrell More than most nature boo. This is a book from my childhood and now I ve just finished reading it to my own children Gerald Summers is pitched from the comfortable chaos of his family with dogs ferrets bats and his falcon Cressida into the turmoil of the second world war Like most young men at the time he was wholly unprepared for the conflict and ends up as a prisoner of war POW What makes him and this book unusual is that he takes his kestrel with him into the army and she remains with him throughout the war A star to steer her by unprepared for the conflict and ends Double Doms: A Romance Compilation up as a prisoner of war POW What makes him and this book Bimbo Invasion (English Edition) unusual is that he takes his kestrel with him into the army and she remains with him throughout the war

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The lure of the falcon review ß PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB The Lure of the Falcon is the story of a young man and the injured kestrel falcon that became his friend and companion and eventually accompanied him to war and to POW camps where she saved his life on at least two occasions In this remarkable book Gerald Summers describes his childhood passion for nature with an exact and loving eye for the characteristics of insects birds sma. I found this whilst being given a tour at a new library job and took it home at the very next opportunity A falconerd and naturalist I am always willing to read accounts of others experiences with wildlife It broadens my view of nature Gerald Summers account borders on the unbelievable The first half is a long and rambling account of his growing up in the UK during which we see the world through his eyes We see the butterflies and moths the birds the ferrets the dogswe see animals How often do we really see wild animals Suirrels gather nuts right before our eyes and so often we miss it How sad an existence that misses the incredible detail of the wild The second half of the book tells of Summers going to war and taking with him a kestrel he found one day You really just have to read it It s amazing Pandora unbelievable The first half is a long and rambling account of his growing Anayurt Oteli up in the UK during which we see the world through his eyes We see the butterflies and moths the birds the ferrets the dogswe see animals How often do we really see wild animals Suirrels gather nuts right before our eyes and so often we miss it How sad an existence that misses the incredible detail of the wild The second half of the book tells of Summers going to war and taking with him a kestrel he found one day You really just have to read it It s amazing

  • Hardcover
  • 283
  • The lure of the falcon
  • Gerald Summers
  • English
  • 21 September 2020
  • 9780002114837