Comstock Pub Assoc, May 1999. First Edition. Cloth. Used - Very Good / Very Good. Item #278180
The migration of birds has forever amazed and confounded onlookers. How do birds find their way to their destinations? How do they withstand the dangers and rigors of long-distance flight? The survival of migrant birds is increasingly threatened by environmental degradation and manmade hazards; their protection is more critical than ever. "Gatherings of Angels offers first-hand accounts by leading experts who convey the beauty and excitement of migration while communicating important messages about avian conservation. The book features twenty-four pages of stunning color photographs with additional black-and-white photographs throughout.
First edition with full number line. Black cloth binding with purple cloth spine lettered in silver. Very lightshelf wear on the jacket.